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EGW Notes by Pacific Press 99 pages

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Ellen White Notes by Pacific Press, 99 pages. (Also click on image at left.) Amazon Canada link | Amazon Great Britain link

Expanded Sabbath School Lesson Comments by Ellen White (Amazon US link), 196 pages, edited by J. L. MalmedeVanAllen. Amazon Canada Link  | Amazon Great Britain Link

Lesson Author References on the Book of Matthew  See what the actual books the author referenced in the Adult Bible Study Guide on the Book of Matthew. You may find something to explore further. 

2016 Second Quarter’s Study: The Book of Matthew

Companion book to the Book of  Matthew by Andy Nash

By Andy Nash

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Resources for Studying the Book of Matthew

Note: Both versions of our lessons display nicely on most small screens. Our “Mobile” version(Mobile Verson), which links to BibleGateway, works better for some mobile devices. The main version, using Reftagger from Biblia.com works better for other mobile devices. So experiment and take your pick. (We’re interested in what works best for you. Write to us through our “Contact” link and be sure to tell us with what device you are accessing our lessons.) The Study References ( Lesson References ) include all related Scriptures and context for most EGW quotations.

This Quarter’s Study Contents

  1. Son of David • June 26 – April 1  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  2. The Ministry Begins • April 2 – 8  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  3. The Sermon on the Mount • April 9 – 15  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  4. “Get Up and Walk!” Faith and Healing • April 16 – 22  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  5. The Seen and the Unseen War • April 23 – 29  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  6. Resting in Christ • April 30 – May 6  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  7. Lord of Jews and Gentiles • May 7 – 13  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  8. Peter and the Rock • May 14 – 20  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  9. Idols of the Soul (and Other Lessons From Jesus) • May 21 – 27   Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  10. Jesus in Jerusalem • May 27 – June 3  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  11. Last Day Events • June 4 – 10  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  12. Jesus’ Last Days • June 11 – 17  Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  13. Crucified and Risen • June 18 – 24  Lesson References  Mobile Verson

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Bible Versions Table

Scripture references other than from the King James Version quoted by permission in this Bible study guide, for Standard Edition, Second Quarter 201, are as follows:
ISV. Bible texts credited to ISV are from te International Standard Version Copyright ©  2995-2014 by ISV foundation. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED INTERNATIONALLY. Used by permission of Davidson Press. LLC. 
NIV. Scripture quotations credited to NIV are from the Holy Bible, New International Version. Copyright C1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
NKJV. Texts credited to NKJV are from the New King James Version. Copyright © 1979, 1980, 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
NLT. Bible texts credited to NLT are from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2007, 2013 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved. 
RSV. Bible texts credited to RSV are from Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright © 1946, 1952, 1971 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of  Christ in the U. S. A. Used by Permission. 

More Related Resources for Studying the Book of Matthew (Available Through Amazon) 

Ellen White, The Desire of Ages. Pacific Press. (Amazon)
Ellen White, The Ministry of Healing. Pacific Press. (Amazon)
Andy Nash, The Haystacks Church. Review & Herald Publishing Association. (December 22, 2013)
Andy Nash, The Book of Matthew: Save Us Now, O Son of David. Pacific Press Publishing Association. (March 15, 2016)
Michael J. Wilkins,  Matthew, Mark, Luke: Volume One. (Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary Book 1)