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Matthew's Genealogy: The Structure

October 27, 2019 Speaker: Steve Cowden Series: The Gospels

Topic: Sermons Passage: Matthew 1:1–17

In this genealogy, Matthew gives us the structure of Redemptive history, showing us that God’s sovereign plan involves three major men and God's covenant with them: Abraham, David, and Jesus.

 “The Book of the Genealogy of...”11 times (Toledots) in Genesis, only 2 of them include “the book of”:

1. Heavens - Creation -> New Creation
2. Adam - First Adam/Man -> Last Adam