SHORT NOTES ON THE BIBLE

(13)

 

 

HARMONY OF THE GOSPELS

THE LIFE OF OUR LORD JESUS ON EARTH

 

Part 2

 

Date

SerNo

Event

Location

Matt.

Mark

Luke

John

Related References

 

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

 

 

1

Rejected at Nazareth again

Nazareth

13:53-58

6:1-6

 

 

 

 

2

Twelve sent out

 

9:35-11:1

6:6-13

9:1-6

 

1Cor. 9:14

 

3

John the Baptist beheaded

Galilee

14:1-12

6:14-29

9:7-9

 

 

Spring A.D. 29

4

Return of 12, Jesus withdraws, 5000 fed

Near Bethsaida

14:13-21

6:30-44

9:10-17

6:1-14

 

 

5

Jesus walks on the Sea

Sea of Galilee

14:22-33

6:45-52

 

6:15-21

 

 

6

Many healed

Gennesaret

14:34-36

6:53-56

 

 

 

 

7

Discourse on the Bread of Life

Capernaum

 

 

 

6:22-71

Is. 54:13

A.D 29

8

Traditions attacked

 

15:1-20

7:1-23

 

 

Ex. 21:17

 

9

Syrophoenician healed

Phoenicia

15:21-28

7:24-30

 

 

 

 

10

Deaf and Dumb man, and others healed

Decapolis

15:29-31

7:31-37

 

 

 

 

11

4000 fed

Decapolis

15:32-39

8:1-9

 

 

 

 

12

Sign-seekers rebuked

Magdala

16:1-4

8:10-13

 

 

 

 

13

Disciples rebuked, Blind man healed

Bethsaida

16:5-12

8:14-26

 

 

Jer. 5:21

 

14

Peter’s confession of Christ

Near Caesarea Philippi

16:13-20

8:27-30

9:18-21

 

 

 

15

Jesus foretells His death

Caesarea Philippi

16:21-26

8:31-37

9:22-25

 

 

 

16

The Transfiguration

Mountain of

16:27- 17:13

9:1-13

9:26-36

 

Prov. 24:12 Is. 42:1

 

17

Epileptic healed

Transfiguration

17:14-21

9:14-29

9:37-42

 

 

 

18

His sufferings foretold again

Galilee

17:22, 23

9:30-32

9:43-45

 

 

 

20

Taxes paid

Capernaum

17:24-27

 

 

 

Ex. 30:11-15

 

21

Lesson to Disciples in Humility, Forgiveness

Capernaum

18:1-35

9:30-50

9:46-62

 

 

 

22

Jesus rejects brother’s advice

Galilee

 

 

 

7:2-9

 

~ Sept. A.D. 29

23

Galilee departure and Samaritan rejection

 

19:1

 

9:51-56

7: 10

 

 

Last Judean Ministry: The Year of Opposition (part2)

 

~ Oct. A.D. 29

1

Feast of the Tabernacles

Jerusalem

 

 

 

7:2, 11-25

 

 

2

Forgiving adulterous woman

Jerusalem

 

 

 

7:53- 8:11

Lev.20:10

A.D. 29

3

Christ the Light of the world

Jerusalem

 

 

 

8:12-20

 

 

4

Discourse on His Father

Jerusalem-Temple

 

 

 

8:12-59

Is. 6:9

 

5

Man born blind healed

Jerusalem

 

 

 

9:1-41

 

 

6

Parable of the Good Shepherd

Jerusalem

 

 

 

10:1-21

 

 

7

The Ministry of the Seventy

Probably Judea

 

 

10:1-24

 

 

 

8

Story of the Good Samaritan

Judea (?)

 

 

10:25-37

 

 

 

9

The hospitality of Martha and Mary

Bethany

 

 

10:38-42

 

 

A.D. 29

10

Another lesson on Prayer

Judea (?)

 

 

11:1-13

 

 

 

11

Judgment against Lawyers & Pharisees

 

 

 

11:37-54

 

Mic. 6:8

 

12

Jesus deals with hypocrisy, worry, covetousness and alertness

 

 

 

12:1-59

 

Mic. 7:6

 

13

Parable of the Rich Fool

 

 

 

12:16-21

 

 

 

14

Encouraging words to the Disciples

 

 

 

12:32-35

 

 

 

15

Parables of the Wedding Feast & the Wise Steward

 

 

 

12:36-48

 

 

 

16

Repent or perish

 

 

 

13:1-5

 

 

 

17

Parable of the barren fig tree

 

 

 

13:6-9

 

 

 

Last Months of the Lord’s Ministry

 

 

1

The Perean Ministry

Perea

19:1,2

10:1

 

 

 

 

2

Crippled woman healed on Sabbath

 

 

 

13:10-17

 

Deut. 5:12-15

 

3

Parables of Mustard seed & Leaven

Probably Perea

 

 

13:18-21

 

 

Winter A.D. 29

4

Feast of Dedication

Jerusalem

 

 

 

10:22-39

Ps. 82:6

 

5

Withdrawal beyond Jordan

 

 

 

 

10:40-42

 

 

6

Begins teaching, number of the saved

Perea

 

 

13:22-35

 

Ps. 6:8

 

7

At the Pharisee’s supper: man with dropsy healed, parable of Great Supper

 

 

 

14:1-24

 

 

 

8

Demands of Disciple-ship

Perea

 

 

14:25-35

 

 

 

9

Parables of Lost Sheep, Coin and Son

 

 

 

15:1-32

 

1 Pet. 2:25

 

10

Parables of Unjust Steward, Rich Man and Lazarus

 

 

 

16:1-31

 

 

 

11

Lessons on Service, Faith and Humility

 

 

 

17:1-10

 

 

 

12

Resurrection of Lazarus

 

 

 

 

11:1-44

 

 

13

Reaction to it: Withdrawal of Jesus

 

 

 

 

11:45-54

 

A.D. 30

14

Begins last journey to Jerusalem

Samaria & Galilee

 

 

17:11

 

 

 

15

Ten lepers healed

 

 

 

17:12-19

 

Lev. 13:45, 46

 

16

Lessons on the Coming Kingdom

 

 

 

17:20-37

 

Gen. 6-7

 

17

Parables of Persistent Widow, Pharisee and Tax Collector

 

 

 

18:1-14

 

 

 

18

Doctrine on divorce

 

19:3-12

10:2-12

 

 

Deut. 24:1-4, Gen. 2: 23-25

 

19

Jesus blesses children

Perea

19:13-15

10:13-16

18:15-17

 

Ps. 131:2

 

20

Rich young ruler

Perea

19:16-30

10:17-31

18:18-30

 

Ex.20:1-17

 

21

Laborers of the 11th hour

 

20:1-16

 

 

 

 

 

22

Death & Resurrection foretold again

Near Jordan

20:17-19

10:32-34

18:31-34

 

Ps. 22

 

23

Ambition of James & John

 

20:20-28

10:35-45

 

 

 

 

24

Healing two blind men

Jericho

20:29-34

10:46-52

18:35-43

 

 

 

25

Visit to Zacchaeus

Jericho

 

 

19:1-10

 

 

 

26

Parable of the ten Minas

Jericho

 

 

19:11-27

 

 

 

27

Returns to home of Mary & Martha

Bethany

 

 

 

11:55-12:1

 

 

28

Plot to kill Lazarus

Bethany

 

 

 

12:9-11

 

 

Passion Week at Jerusalem

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)