Post your initial responses and responses to others here.
a. First, introduce yourself to the class. What year are you? What is your major? What are your favourite quarantine foods and/or activities? Have you taken up any new hobbies?
b. In light of the discussion about the genre of “gospel” and the Matthew introductory material we have discussed and read about, how would you argue that the opening of Matthew (‘The book of the genealogy/generations of Jesus Christ, son of David, son of Abraham…’) and the opening sections set the stage for Matthew’s portrayal of Jesus?