Kingdom of Heaven │ Expository Bible Studies

Time Subject Action Result Comparison Target Audience Jesus
Matthew 3:2 At Hand (ἤγγικεν) John the Baptist Repent (Μετανοεῖτε) Salvation Sinners People of Israel Messiah Coming/Isaiah Prophecy
Matthew 5:3 Now (ἐστιν) Blessed (Μακάριοι) Poor in spirit οἱ πτωχοὶ τῷ πνεύματι People of Israel Blessings
Matthew 5:19a Subjunctive(ἐὰν + Subjunctive)

(future condition)

Called (future)

annul (λύσῃ ) least (τῶν ἐλαχίστων) commandment

teaches ( διδάξῃ )

Called (κληθήσεται )

Least (ἐλάχιστος) in the kingdom of heaven (ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν) sinners Warning about Breaking Commandment
Matthew 5:19b Subjunctive




keeps (ποιήσῃ )

Subjunctive Aorist

teaches (διδάξῃ,)

Subjunctive Aorist

called (κληθήσεται )

Future Indicative Passive

Great (μέγας ) in the kingdom of heaven ( ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶνοὐρανῶν ) Blessed Ones
Matthew 5:20 Subjunctive (ἐὰν)

Not Enter



Exceeds  (περισσεύσῃ)



not enter (εἰσέλθητε)

into (εἰς)

Kingdom of God

(τὴν βασιλείαν τῶν οὐρανῶν)

Righteousness (  δικαιοσύνη)

of the Scribes and Pharisees

Matthew 7:21 Will Not Enter



Lord, Lord into ( εἰς)

Kingdom of God

(τὴν βασιλείαν τῶν οὐρανῶν,)

Matthew 7:21b Will Enter


The Ones Doing the Will of My Father Who Is in Heaven

(  ποιῶν τὸ θέλημα

 τοῦ πατρός μου

 τοῦ ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς. 


(Present “doing”)

Everyone Saying (πᾶς  λέγων)

(Present “saying”)

Matthew 8:11 Will Come (ἥξουσιν) Future Indicative Many Come from East and West Will Recline (ἀνακλιθήσονται)

with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob

 In the Kingdom of Heaven (ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν)
Matthew 8:12 Cast Out (ἐκβληθήσονται ) Future Indicative Sons of the Kingdom Will Be Cast Out (ἐκβληθήσονται) 

into the Outer Darkness (εἰς τὸ σκότος τὸ ἐξώτερον);

Sons of the Kingdom Will Be Cast Out (ἐκβληθήσονται) 

into the Outer Darkness (εἰς τὸ σκότος τὸ ἐξώτερον)


There (ἐκεῖ) Will  Be Weeping and Gnashing of Teeth (ἐκεῖἔσται  κλαυθμὸς καὶ

βρυγμὸς τῶν ὀδόντων).

Matthew 10:7 At Hand (Ἤγγικεν)


Jesus To His Disciples Preaching ( κηρύσσετε)

Near Future


Matthew 11:11 Born of Women (ἐγήγερται )


Jesus Least (μικρότερος)


in The Kingdom of Heaven (ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν) Greater than Him (μείζων αὐτοῦ ἐστιν 
) Present
Matthew 11:12 From the days of John the Baptist until Now Jesus Kingdom of Heaven suffers violence ( βιάζεται–Present passive indicative)


ἁρπάζουσιν (snatching away) see Matthew 13:19 (Birds Snatching Seed) John 10:12 wolves snatching sheep; John 10:29 no one able snatch away from Father’s hand

Violent men ( βιασταὶ) snatch the Kindgom of Heaven away

The Kingdom of Heaven

(ἡ βασιλεία τῶν οὐρανῶν)

Matthew 13:11 Now Disciples of Jesus Granted To Know (δέδοται perfect passive indicative γνῶναι aorist infinitive with oti) mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven ( μυστήρια τῆς βασιλείας τῶν οὐρανῶν) but others not given (οὐ δέδοται)  Mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven

τῆς βασιλείας τῶν οὐρανῶν

Matthew 13:24 Now A man (ἀνθρώπῳ) Sowed (σπείραντι aorist verbal participle)  good seed (σπείραντι) in his field (ἐν τῷ ἀγρῷ αὐτοῦ. the Kingdom of Heaven

 βασιλεία τῶν οὐρανῶν

Like Ὡμοιώθη Disciples of Jesus


Matthew 13:25-27 Enemy sowed tares while man slept; wheat sprouted, tares became evident; slaves asked about tares; enemy has done this; may uproot wheat while gathering tares; both grow to harvest; then first gather the tares and burn them; then gather wheat into the barn    
Matthew 13:31
Matthew 13:33
Matthew 13:44
Matthew 13:45
Matthew 13:47
Matthew 13:52
Matthew 16:19
Matthew 18:1
Matthew 18:4 KH sphere of God’s Activity

Saved and Unsaved to Start

Only Believers in KG

Matthew 18:4
Matthew 18:23
Matthew 19:12
Matthew 19:14
Matthew 19:23
Matthew 20:1
Matthew 22:2
Matthew 23:13
Matthew 25:1
Revelation 11:5
Revelation 12;10