Peter Leithart, James Bejon, Jeff Meyers, and I continue our series on nativity scenes in Scripture, discussing the birth of Jesus in Matthew’s Gospel.
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Matthew continues his apologetic for Jesus as the Messiah, exploring themes of kingship, Exodus, exile, and prophetic expectation.
Today, I discuss a few of the echoes of the Genesis narrative in later stories in Scripture.