Even passages we think we know intimately often have layers of depth which are easily missed. In the account of Jesus’ triumphal entry, Alistair Begg focuses on Matthew’s use of Old Testament quotations to demonstrate how this event was proclaimed by God centuries before as the arrival of salvation for His people. It is also an invitation into the global congregation of the redeemed. This was the best possible news for the people of Jerusalem, just as it is for us today.
topics: Christ as King, Jesus Christ, Redemption, Salvation