Hyper-Synopsis     Parallel Texts in Matthew, Mark & Luke 

Turn off Pop-up blocker to insure hyperlinks work properly.

  Greek synopsis  


    Matt 14  Mark 6  Luke 9
1 At that time      7  Now
  Herod the tetrarch heard  14  King Herod heard   Herod the tetrarch heard
  about the fame   of it;   of all that was done,
  of Jesus;   for <his> name    
      had become known.    
          and he was perplexed,
2 and he said   Some said,   because it was said by some
  to his servants,        
  "This is John the Baptist,   "John the baptizer   that John
  he has been raised   has been raised   had been raised
  from the dead;   from the dead;   from the dead,
  that is why   that is why    
  these powers are at work   these powers are at work    
  in him."   in him."    
    15 But others said, 8 by some
      "It is Elijah."   that Elijah had appeared,
      And others said,   and by others
      "It is a prophet,    
      like one of the prophets of old."   that one of the old prophets
          had risen.
  [see Matt 14:1 above]   16 But when Herod heard of it 9 Herod
      he said,   said,
  [see Matt 14:2 above]     "John, whom I beheaded,   "John I beheaded;
      has been raised."    
          but who is this
          about whom
          I hear such things?"
          And he sought to see him.

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.
 <his>  RSV wording revised to reflect Greek.
 128   Sequence in synoptic outlines
 prior in Matt    prior in Mark & Luke     index     context    next in Matt    next in Mark & Luke  

Copyright 1997- 2018 by Mahlon H. Smith
All rights reserved.

an American Theological Library Association Selected Religion Website 
OCLC World catalog no. 60769417

Canonical gospel selection in the Revised Standard Version
Copyright 1973 by National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA