The Gospel of Matthew is one of the four gospels in the New Testament of the Bible. It is a written account of the life, teachings, and ministry of Jesus Christ. The Gospel of Matthew is traditionally attributed to the apostle Matthew, who was a tax collector and one of Jesus' disciples.The Gospel of Matthew begins with the genealogy of Jesus, tracing his lineage back to Abraham, and then tells the story of Jesus' birth and his childhood. It then goes on to describe Jesus' ministry and teachings, including his miracles, parables, and sermons. The Gospel also includes accounts of Jesus' death and resurrection, as well as his appearances to his disciples after his resurrection.Key figures in the Gospel of Matthew include Jesus, as well as his disciples, including Matthew, Peter, James, and John. The Gospel also mentions various other individuals, such as John the Baptist, the Pharisees, and the Roman authorities, who play significant roles in the story. The Gospel also includes a number of references to God and his actions, as well as expressions of trust and reliance on him.