Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Other Great-Grandmothers of Jesus

In a previous post I wrote about the four women who appear in Matthew’s genealogy of Jesus. These four foreign women were included in Matthew’s genealogy in order to emphasize the universal mission of Jesus. The inclusion of these Gentile … Continue reading

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