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Four Gospels.

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Four Gospels MATTHEW Mark Luke John Christ Portrayed as ... ... Prophesied King Obedient Servant Perfect Man Son of God Original Audience Jews Romans Greeks All Man Key verse 21:5 10:45 19:10 20:31 Outstanding Features Sermons Miracles Parables Teachings Arrangement of Material Topical Chronological Chronological Topical Tone Phophetic Practical Historical Spiritual Percentage Spoken by Christ 60% 42% 50% 50% Unique Material 42% 59% 7% 93% No. Of Chapters 28 16 24 21 Book of Mark :) Chapter 1 - Genealogy of Jesus Summary 14 generations from Abraham to David 14 generations from David to Exile in Babylon 14 generations from exile to Christ Jesus Parents: Joseph and Mary Chapter 2- Jesus Birth Summary Jesus Birth Place- Bethlehem in Judea Magi came from the east- * Gifts -Gold, Incense and myrrh * Warned in a dream not to go back to herold Herold seaching to kill Christ * Kill all boys in Bethlehem and vicinity under age of two 2 when realized he was outwitted by magi Escape to Egypt * Angel appeared to Joseph in a Dream * To go to Egypt until Herold dies Chapter 3- John Teachings Place-Desert of Judea Clothes-Camel's hair, leather belt Food-locust and wild honey * Baptised people in Jordan River Main Messages- Repeat for the kingdom of Heaven in near Baptism of Jesus * Jesus came from Galilee to Jordan * Baptized by John * Spirit of God descending like dove from heaven * " This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased" Chapter 4- Jesus's Temptation Jesus fasted in desert for forty days and forty nights Devil came to tempt him 1st temptation * to turn ...read more.

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him * But, when he noticed the strong wind, he was frightened and began to sink * Jesus Heals the Sick in Gennesaret Chapter 15 * The Tradition of the Elders * Things That Defile * The Canaanite Woman's Faith * Canaanite Woman's daughter was demon possesssed." * Jesus Cures Many People * Feeding the Four Thousand * Seven, and a few small fish * seven baskets full of leftovers * four thousand men, besides women and children Chapter 16-17 Unveiling Christ Identity * The Demand for a Sign * The Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test Jesus * The Yeast of the Pharisees and Sadducees * Jesus waens of teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees. * Peter's Declaration about Jesus * Jesus Foretells His Death and Resurrection * The Cross and Self-Denial Chapter 17 * The Transfiguration * Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John led them up a high mountain * transfigured before them * Moses and Elijah appeaered * bright cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud a voice said, "This is my Son, the Beloved with him I am well pleased" * Disciple fell to the ground and were overcome by fear * Jesus Cures a Boy with a Demon * Jesus Again Foretells His Death and Resurrection * Jesus and the Temple Tax * at Capernaum * Tax collector ask for temple tax * Jesus told peter to go to the sea and cast a hook, take the first fish that comes up; and open its mouth to find a coin Chapter 18 -19 -Unveiling Christ Prorities * True Greatness * "Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. ...read more.

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clothes among themselves by casting lots * two bandits were crucified with him * The Death of Jesus * From noon on, darkness came over the whole landp until three in the afternoon * At about three o'clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, "Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?" * Person ran and got a sponge, filled it with sour wine, put it on a stick, and gave it to Jesus to drink * When Jesus dies earth shook, and the rocks were split * tombs were opened, and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised * After his resurrection they came out of the tombs and entered the holy city and appeared to many. * centurion saw and said "Truly this man was God's Son!"s * The Burial of Jesus * 'rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph went to Pilate to bury Jesus * The Guard at the Tomb Chapter 28 - Jesus Resurrection * The Resurrection of Jesus * Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb * there was a great earthquake * an angel of the Lord came and rolled back the stone and sat on it * Angel told them that Jesus had risen * Women left the tomb, Jesus appeared to them on their return * The Report of the Guard * The Commissioning of the Disciples * "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age." ...read more.

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