Daniel J. Harrington, S.J., Ph.D., is a professor of New Testament at the Weston Jesuit School of Theology in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has written numerous scholarly works, including What Are We Hoping For?: New Testament Images, The Gospel of Mark, Jesus Ben Sira of Jerusalem: A Biblical Guide to Living Wisely, and The Letter to the Hebrews, all published by Liturgical Press. He has been editor of New Testament Abstracts since 1972.
The book is written with Harrington's usual depth and clarity, and will be a boon for pastors and catechists, those training for ministry, and graduate students of the Bible.Catholic Library World This resource is very valuable in reading and understanding the Gospel of Matthew.Saint Mary's Press This is a balanced, well-informed, centrist commentary, with which the reviewer usually agrees and which he can heartily recommend.Revue Biblique