SHORT NOTES ON THE BIBLE

(12)

 

 

HARMONY OF THE GOSPELS

THE LIFE OF OUR LORD JESUS ON EARTH

Part 1

 

Date

SerNo

Event

Location

Matt.

Mark

Luke

John

Related References

 

1

Before the incarnation

 

 

 

 

1:1-18

Heb. 1:1-14

 

2

Lukeís introduction

 

 

 

1:1-4

 

 

 

3

Genealogy of Jesus

 

1:1-17

 

3:23-38

 

 

 

Birth, Infancy and Adolescence of Jesus and John the Baptist

 

7 B.C.

1

Announcement of Birth of John

Jerusalem

 

 

1:5-25

 

Num. 6:3

7-6 B.C.

2

The Annunciation to the Virgin

Nazareth

 

 

1:26-38

 

Is. 7:14

c. 5 B.C.

3

Mary visits Elizabeth

Judea

 

 

1:39-56

 

Ps. 103:17

5 B.C.

4

Birth of John the Baptist

Judea

 

 

1:57-80

 

Mal. 3:1

 

5

Angel appears to Joseph

Nazareth

1:18-25

 

 

 

Is. 9:6,7

5-4 B.C.

6

Birth of Jesus Christ

Bethlehem

1:24,25

 

2:1-7

 

Is. 7:14

 

7

Visit of the shepherds

Bethlehem

 

 

2:8-20

 

1Tim. 3:16

 

8

Jesusí circumcision

Bethlehem

 

 

2:21

 

Lev. 12:3

4 B.C.

9

First Temple visit

Jerusalem

 

 

2:22-38

 

Ex. 13:2, Lev. 12

 

10

Visit of the wise men

Jerusalem,Bethlehem

2:1-12

 

 

 

Num.24:17

 

11

Flight into Egypt & massacre of innocents

Jerusalem, Egypt

2:13-18

 

 

 

Jer. 31:15

 

12

Return from Egypt

Nazareth

2:19-23

 

2:39

 

 

A.D. 7-8

13

Visit to Temple at 12

Jerusalem

 

 

2:40-50

 

Deut.6:1-8

 

14

Jesusí Adulthood

Nazareth

 

 

2:51,52

 

1Sam. 2:26

 

Truths about John the Baptist

 

c. A.D. 25-27

1

Johnís ministry begins

Judean wilderness

3:1

1:1-4

3:1,2

1:19-28

Mal. 3:1

 

2

Man and message

 

3:2-12

1:2-8

3:3-14

 

Is. 40:3

 

3

His picture of Jesus

 

3:11,12

1:7,8

3:15-18

1:26,27

Acts 2:38

 

4

His courage

 

14:4-12

 

3:19,20

 

 

 

Beginning of Jesus Ministry: The Year of Inauguration

 

c. A.D.27

1

The Baptism of Jesus

Jordan River

3:13-17

 

1:9-11

1:29-34

Ps. 2:7,  Col 2:12

 

2

The Temptation

Wilderness

4:1-11

1:12,13

4:1-13

 

Ps. 91:11

 

3

5 Disciples enrolled

Beyond Jordan

 

 

 

1:35-51

 

 

4

The first miracle

Cana of Galilee

 

 

 

2:1-11

 

 

5

First stay in His city

Capernaum

 

 

 

2:12

 

 

6

First cleansing of the Temple

Jerusalem

 

 

 

2:13-22

Ps. 69:9

 

7

Received at Jerusalem

Judea

 

 

 

2:23-25

 

 

8

With Nicodemus

Judea

 

 

 

3:1-21

Num.21:8,9

 

9

Co-ministry w. John

Judea

 

 

 

3:22-30

 

 

10

Leaves for Galilee

Judea

4:12

1:14

4:14

4:1-4

 

 

11

With the Samaritan woman

Samaria

 

 

 

4:5-42

Josh.24:32

 

12

Returns to Galilee

 

 

1:15

4:15

4:43-45

 

 

The Galilean Ministry (part 1): The Year of Popularity

 

A.D. 27

1

Healing of the noblemanís son

Cana

 

 

 

4:46-52

 

 

2

Rejected at Nazareth

Nazareth

 

 

4:16-30

 

Is.61:1,2

 

3

Moved to Capernaum

Capernaum

4:13-17

 

4:31,32

 

Is.9:1,2

 

4

Four disciples called

Sea of Galilee

4:18-22

1:16-20

5:1-11

 

Ps.33:9

 

5

Demoniac healed

Capernaum

 

1:21-28

4:31-37

 

 

 

6

Peterís mother-in law cured plus others

Capernaum

8:14-17

1:29-34

4:38-41

 

Is.53:4

c.A.D.27

7

First preaching tour

Galilee

4:23-25

1:35-39

4:42-44

 

 

 

8

Leper healed

Galilee

8:1-4

1:40-45

5:12-16

 

Lev.13:49

 

9

Paralytic healed

Capernaum

9:1-8

2:1-12

5:17-26

 

Rom.3:23

 

10

Calling Matthew

Capernaum

9:9-13

2:13-17

5:27-32

 

Hos.6:6

 

11

Disciples defended

Capernaum

9:14-17

2:18-22

5:33-39

 

 

A.D.28

12

2nd Passover, Lame man healed

Jerusalem

 

 

 

5:1-47

Ex.20:10

 

13

A Sabbath discourse, plucking of grain

En Route to Galilee

12:1-8

2:23-28

6:1-5

 

Deut.5:15

 

14

Withered hand healed

Galilee

12:9-14

3:1-6

6:6-11

 

 

 

15

Multitudes healed

Sea of Galilee

12:15-21

3:7-12

6:17-19

 

 

 

16

The 12 ordained

Near Capernaum

10:1-4

3:13-19

6:12-16

 

 

 

17

Sermon on the Mt.

5:1-7:29

 

6:20-49

 

 

 

18

Centurionís servant healed

Capernaum

8:5-13

 

7:1-10

 

Is.49:12,13

 

19

Raises widowís son

Nain

 

 

7:11-17

 

Job 19:25

 

20

John the Baptistís delegation

Galilee

11:2-19

 

7:18-35

 

Mal.3:1

 

21

Woes upon the privileged

Galilee

11:20-30

 

 

 

Gen.19:24

 

22

The sinful woman at Simonís House

Capernaum

 

 

7:36-50

 

 

 

23

Another tour in

Galilee

 

 

8:1-3

 

 

 

24

The dumb demoniac healed, opposition

Capernaum

12:22-37

3:20-30

11:14-23

 

 

 

25

Discourse on sign-seekers

Capernaum

12:38-45

 

11:24-36

 

 

 

26

Mother, brothers seek audience

Capernaum

12:46-50

3:31-35

8:19-21

 

 

 

27

Parables of the sower and of the Kingdom of God.

By the sea of Galilee

13:1-52

4:1-34

8:4-18 (13:18-21)

 

Joel 3:13

 

28

Sea made serene

Sea of Galilee

8:23-27

4:35-41

8:22-25

 

 

 

29

Gadarene demoniac healed

E. shore of Galilee

8:28-34

5:1-20

8:26-39

 

 

 

30

Jairusí daughter raised; Afflicted woman healed

 

9:18-26

5:21-43

8:40-56

 

 

 

31

Two blind menís sight restored

 

9:27-31

 

 

 

 

 

32

Mute demoniac healed

 

9:32-34

 

 

 

 

 

The Galilean Ministry (part 2): The Year of Opposition (part1)

 

To be

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REFERENCES:

1-       The Orthodox Study Bible, New Testament and Psalms. Thomas Nelson Publishers, Nashville, TN, 1993. (Text)

2-   Thompson Chain-Reference Bible, 5th Improved Edition. B. B. Kirkbridge Bible Co., Inc.,  Indianapolis, IN, 1988. 
      (Text and Maps)