Hyper-Synopsis     Parallel Texts in Matthew, Mark & Luke 

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  Greek synopsis  


Matt 28 Mark 16 Luke 24
1  Now after the sabbath, 1 And when the sabbath was past,    
  toward the dawn*  

[see Mark 16:2 below]

  of the first day of the week,*        
  Mary Mag'dalene   Mary Mag'dalene,  

[see Luke 24:10]

  and the other Mary   and Mary the mother of James,    
      and Salo'me,  


      bought spices,*  

[see Luke 23:56]

      so that they might go    
      and anoint him.     
    2 And very early 1 But
      on the first day of the week*   on the first day of the week,*
          at early dawn,*
  went to see the sepulchre.   they went to the tomb   they went to the tomb,
      when the sun had risen.    
          taking the spices*
          which they had prepared.


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.
378  Sequence in synoptic outlines
  prior in Matt     prior in Mark      prior in Luke     context     next pericope  

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