Chapter-by-Chapter Book Summary St. Matthew

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John Glen Bonajos
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Chapter-by-Chapter Book Summary
ST. MATTHEW

CHAPTER 1

* Total Number of Verses: 24

* Personage in the Chapter: Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Judah, Pharez, Zerah, Hezron, Ram, Ammin’adab, Nashon, Salmon, Boaz, Obed, Jesse, David, Solomon, Uriah, Rehobo’am, Abi’jah, Asa, Jehosh’aphat, Jeho’ram, Uzzi’ah, Jotham, Ahaz, Hezeki’ah, Manas’seh, Amon, Josi’ah, Jeconi’ah, She-al’te-el, Zerub’babel, Abi’ud, Eli’akim, Azor, Zadok, Achim, Eli’ud, Ele-a’zar, Matthan, Jacob, Joseph, Mary, and Jesus.

* Main Event: The Birth of Jesus Christ (18- 25)
- Marry, the mother of Jesus Christ, became pregnant through the power of the Holy Spirit even she was still a virgin. An angel appeared to Joseph,
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* Location and Time (If Applicable): Not applicable to all the verses of the chapter but He departed to Galilee.

* Teachings and lessons learned:
- I have learned that we should not be easily tempted by our desires, emotions thoughts, influences, peer pressure, even on our friends and strangers when we are about to face something. We should stick on what we think is right. We should think and analyze first the pros and cons before doing something. We should have trust in ourselves and have faith in God.

CHAPTER 5

* Total Number of Verses: 48

* Personage in the Chapter: Jesus and His deciples.

* Main Event: The Beginning of the Sermon on the Mount: The Beatitudes (1-12)
- Jesus went up on the mountainside and sat down with His disciples and said:
God blesses those who are poor and realize their need for him, for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs. God blesses those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
God blesses those who are humble, for they will inherit the whole earth.
God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they will be satisfied.
God blesses those who are merciful, for they will be shown mercy.
God blesses those whose hearts are pure, for they will see God.
God blesses those who work for peace,for they will be called the children of God.
God blesses those who are persecuted for doing right. And many more.

* Location and Time (If Applicable): It was somewhat vague, but the location is on the mountain.

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