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III. The Passion And Resurrection of Jesus Messiah (16:21–28:20)

Mt 16:21 represents a general heading that is expanded throughout the third major division of the gospel. The theme of this division is the passion and resurrection of Jesus; everything within these chapters reflects that concern.