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”)

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