The Gospel of Matthew
A Spiritual and Pastoral Reading
Author: Pope Francis
"Pope Francis’s engaging and challenging reflections on the Gospel of Matthew is a guidebook for all who long to follow Christ more fully, understand scripture more clearly, and love God and neighbor more completely.”—From the Foreword by Daniel P. Horan, OFM
In these heart-stirring reflections by Pope Francis, readers will meet Jesus and discover hidden treasure in the individual lines and words of Matthew’s Gospel. Not intended for study or preaching, these pages simply allow us to be guided by Pope Francis, a master of prayerful silence, so that we may embrace a simple and living intimacy with Jesus, the Word made flesh.
Texts compiled from various sources.