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How to overcome boredom? (Matthew chap. 4, verse 6)

And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone The diabolos makes his second…

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The Gospel of Matthew – chap. 1, vers. 1-17 – The Genealogy of Jesus

It could seem a strange thing to list a lot of names that represent the ancestors of a famous person like Jesus (click here to see the Matthew’s text). But for the ancient Jews who wrote the Gospel of Matthew it was not so. In fact, in those days it didn’t…

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Did Jesus really walk on the water?

When Jesus walked on the water he wanted to stimulate faith of his disciples demonstrating that he is the Lord of natural forces. In the gospel of Matthew we read that disciples “were terrified, and said, “It is a ghost!” and they cried out in fear” (cf. Matthew chap. 14,…

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