Hyper-Synopsis Parallel Texts in Matthew, Mark & Luke
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JESUS PRAISES JOHN 76 Matt 11 Mark 76 Luke 7 76 Thom 78 7 As 24 When they the messengers of John went away, had gone, Jesus began to speak he began to speak
Jesus said: to the crowds to the crowds concerning John: concerning John: "What did you go out 25 "What did you go out
"Why have you come out into the wilderness into the wilderness into the countryside? to behold? to behold?
To see A reed A reed a reed shaken by the wind? shaken by the wind? shaken by the wind? 8 Why then did you go out? What then did you go out To see to see? And to see a man clothed A man clothed a man clothed in soft raiment? in soft clothing? in soft clothing like your rulers and your powerful one? Behold, Behold, those who wear those who are
They are dressed soft raiment gorgeously appareled in soft clothes and live in luxury are in kings' houses. are in kings' courts. and they cannot understand the truth." 9 Why then did you go out? 26 What then did you go out To see to see? a prophet? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet. and more than a prophet. 10 This is he 27 This is he of whom it is written, of whom it is written, 'Behold, 'Behold, I send my messenger I send my messenger before thy face, before thy face, who shall prepare thy way who shall prepare thy way before thee.' before thee.'
11 Truly, I say to you, 28 I tell you,
And Jesus said: "From Adam to John the Baptist among those among those among those born of women born of women born of women there has arisen no one greater none is greater no one is so much greater than John the Baptist; than John; than John the Baptist; that his eyes should not be averted. yet yet
But I have said that he who is least he who is least whoever among you becomes a child will recognize in the kingdom of heaven in the kingdom of God the [Father's] kingdom and is greater than he." is greater than he." will be greater than John."
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. 76 Sequence in synoptic outlines
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