Hyper-Synopsis     Parallel Texts in Matthew, Mark & Luke 

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  Greek synopsis  


  Matt 21   Mark 12  Luke 20
45 <And> 12 And 17 <And>
  when the chief priests   they   the scribes and the chief priests
  and the Pharisees        
heard his parables,*  

[see below]

  they perceived that *        
  he was speaking        
  about them.*        
46 But when        
  they tried to arrest him,   tried to arrest him   tried to lay hands on him
          at that very hour,
  they feared the multitudes,   but feared the multitude,   but they feared the people;
  because they held him        
  to be a prophet.        

 [see Matt 21:45 above]

for they perceived that*     for they perceived that*  
      he had told the parable* 


he had told the parable* 


    against them;*


against them.*
      so they left him     
      and went away.    

Color Code
 Blue  Three texts use same vocabulary.
 Teal  Two texts use same vocabulary.
 Black   Words unique to a particular text.
   No parallel element in this gospel.
*  Same wording, different order.
 <And>  RSV wording revised to reflect Greek.
273  Sequence in synoptic outlines
  prior in Matt     prior in Mark    prior in Luke     context     next in Matt   next in Mark & Luke  

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