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  Socio-Rhetorical Analysis of Matthew (powerful and practical)

The socio-rhetorical analyses of the Gospel of Matthew is woven into the practical spiritual view of the text.

Socio (combining form -- sociology); society; having to do with social conditions, culture, customs.

Rhetorical -- of or relating to, or concerned with the art of speaking or writing formally and effectively especially as a way to persuade or influence people

Special language and literary devices richly permeate Matthew's writing.