Description: Why does the New Testament begin with the Book of Matthew? What does Matthew do to show Jesus as the fulfillment of the Old Testament prophecies? How do we know Matthew is the true author of his gospel? We’ll look at these questions and more with Dr. Mary Healy.
Dr. Mary Healy
Mary Healy is an Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture at Sacred Heart Major Seminary. She’s the general editor of the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture and is the author of two of its volumes: the Gospel of Mark and the Letter to the Hebrews and is also the author of Men and Women are from Eden: A Study Guide to John Paul II’s Theology of the Body. She serves the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and was appointed by Pope Francis to the Pontifical Biblical Commission.