Matthew 16:21-28 Text Comment v.21 This was not a totally new teaching, of course. There had been intimations of his death before this (as e.g. in Matt. 9:15), but there is a new emphasis and a new explicitness to this teaching. For the first time he lays out the chronology of his suffering, death, and […]
The last chapter ended, as each before it, anticipating events to come, in this case the effort on Boaz’ part to secure his right to marry Ruth.