Matthew’s Gospel details the life and ministry of Jesus according to the much-hated tax collector. Although Mark, Luke, and John also record the works and words of Jesus, Matthew’s Gospel does so from a Jewish perspective in order to convince the Jews that Jesus was the predicted Messiah.
How much do you think you know about the first book of the New Testament? Take the following quiz to find out!
Which king does Matthew trace the lineage of Jesus from?
Matthew references the Old Testament more than any other Gospel.
What was John the Baptist’s prefered diet?
Grasshoppers and Water
Salmon and Wine
Locusts and Honey
Bread and Milk
Who were the first disciples that Jesus called?
Simon Peter & Andrew
Simon Peter & John
Andrew & James
James & Judah
What was the name of Jesus’ teaching during the Sermon on the Mount?
The Fruit of the Spirit
The Attitude of the Spirit
Which of the following phrases is unique to the Gospel of Matthew?
A dog returns to its vomit
Don’t cast your pearls before swine
A bird brings the stone
Watch for the camel that spits
In the parable of the Ten Virgins, what did 5 of the bridesmaids run out of?
Which disciple tried to walk on water but failed when he took his eyes off Jesus?
Which visitors of Jesus in the manger were only mentioned in Matthew’s Gospel?
The wise men
Matthew was the only writer to mention the death of Judas Iscariot.