This booklet maps the connection among Matthew's Gospel and the Didache. No consensus concerning the nature of this courting has but been accomplished, neither has critical attention been given to the chance that Matthew depended at once at the Didache. If it can be proven that such was once the case, then this infamously enigmatic textual content could eventually be used to respond to a sequence of tantalizing questions: what's the development of the Synoptic relationships? How did the earliest Jewish Christians contain Gentiles? What was once the form of Eucharistic worship within the first century?
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