Sermons recorded in Matthew


Sermon on the mount 5:1 - 7:29  He sent them home with….

22.  "Many will say to Me on that day, 'Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in Your name, and in Your name cast out demons, and in Your name perform many miracles?'

 23.  "And then I will declare to them, 'I never knew you; DEPART FROM ME, YOU WHO PRACTICE LAWLESSNESS.'

 (Note this was followed by the parable of the wise and foolish man to drive it home).


The 12 commissioned 10:1-42  He sent them home with….

33.  "But whoever denies Me before men, I will also deny him before My Father who is in heaven.

 34.  "Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.



 37.  "He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me.

 38.  "And he who does not take his cross and follow after Me is not worthy of Me.

 39.  "He who has found his life will lose it, and he who has lost his life for My sake will find it.

40.  "He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.

 41.  "He who receives a prophet in {the} name of a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward; and he who receives a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.

 42.  "And whoever in the name of a disciple gives to one of these little ones even a cup of cold water to drink, truly I say to you, he shall not lose his reward."


About John the Baptist 11:2-24  He ended the sermon with….

20.  Then He began to denounce the cities in which most of His miracles were done, because they did not repent.

 21.  "Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles had occurred in Tyre and Sidon which occurred in you, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.

 22.  "Nevertheless I say to you, it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in {the} day of judgment than for you.

 23.  "And you, Capernaum, will not be exalted to heaven, will you? You will descend to Hades; for if the miracles had occurred in Sodom which occurred in you, it would have remained to this day.

 24.  "Nevertheless I say to you that it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in {the} day of judgment, than for you."


A house divided 12:22-37  He ended the sermon with….

34.  "You brood of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak what is good? For the mouth speaks out of that which fills the heart.

 35.  "The good man brings out of {his} good treasure what is good; and the evil man brings out of {his} evil treasure what is evil.

 36.  "But I tell you that every careless word that people speak, they shall give an accounting for it in the day of judgment.

 37.  "For by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned."


The Pharisees demand a sign  12:38-45 He sent them home with….

43.  "Now when the unclean spirit goes out of a man, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and does not find {it.}

 44.  "Then it says, 'I will return to my house from which I came'; and when it comes, it finds {it} unoccupied, swept, and put in order.

 45.  "Then it goes and takes along with it seven other spirits more wicked than itself, and they go in and live there; and the last state of that man becomes worse than the first. That is the way it will also be with this evil generation."


Parables by the sea  13:1-53 He sent them home with….

47.  "Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a dragnet cast into the sea, and gathering {fish} of every kind;

 48.  and when it was filled, they drew it up on the beach; and they sat down and gathered the good {fish} into containers, but the bad they threw away.

 49.  "So it will be at the end of the age; the angels will come forth and take out the wicked from among the righteous,

 50.  and will throw them into the furnace of fire; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.

 51.  "Have you understood all these things?" They *said to Him, "Yes."

 52.  And Jesus said to them, "Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old."


Ranking in the Kingdom 18:1-35 He sent them home with….

32.  "Then summoning him, his lord *said to him, 'You wicked slave, I forgave you all that debt because you pleaded with me.

 33.  'Should you not also have had mercy on your fellow slave, in the same way that I had mercy on you?'

 34.  "And his lord, moved with anger, handed him over to the torturers until he should repay all that was owed him.

 35.  "My heavenly Father will also do the same to you, if each of you does not forgive his brother from your heart."


Authority of Christ 21:23-44  1st session ended with

43.  "Therefore I say to you, the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people, producing the fruit of it.

 44.  "And he who falls on this stone will be broken to pieces; but on whomever it falls, it will scatter him like dust."


Continued Parables 22:1-14 He sent them home with….

13.  "Then the king said to the servants, 'Bind him hand and foot, and throw him into the outer darkness; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.'

 14.  "For many are called, but few {are} chosen."


Woes to leaders 23:1-39  He sent them home with….

(This entire sermon comprises a series of 8 woes as noted in the article. )


The end of time 24:1-25:46  He sent them home with….

45.  "Then He will answer them, 'Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to Me.'

 46.  "These will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life."


The Lord’s Supper 26:20-35  The supper ended with….

31.  Then Jesus *said to them, "You will all fall away because of Me this night, for it is written, 'I WILL STRIKE DOWN THE SHEPHERD, AND THE SHEEP OF THE FLOCK SHALL BE SCATTERED.'


34.  Jesus said to him, "Truly I say to you that this {very} night, before a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times."