Synoptic Gospels

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Noun1.Synoptic Gospels - the first three Gospels which describe events in Christ's life from a similar point of view
religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing - writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
evangel, Gospel, Gospels - the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
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He is more like Jairus (cf Mk 5:21-43; Mt 9:18-26; Lk 8:40-56) and the centurion (cf Mt 8:5-13; Lk 7:1-10) in the Synoptic gospels.
Jesus and Other Men: Ideal Masculinities in the Synoptic Gospels
The Dominican biblical scholar did not elaborate, but it must be pointed out that the Lord's Prayer as we recite it now is a synthesis of the two major accounts of the classic prayer from the Synoptic gospels of Matthew and Luke.
Early twentieth-century Form Criticism (structural study of literary units) raised questions about the nature, origin, and transmission of the Synoptic Gospels.
Markus Vinzent, Marcion and the Dating of the Synoptic Gospels, Leuven, Paris, Walpole, MA: Peeters, 2014, 353 pp.
Especially in the synoptic Gospels, Jesus says they're just for those willing to "repent:" to change their value systems.
At the end of Jesus' desert ordeal and his testing by Satan, the synoptic gospels record that angels "waited" on him (Matt.
All three Synoptic Gospels proclaim blasphemy against the Holy Spirit as the unforgivable sin.
No where else in the Synoptic Gospels do such hymns occur.
That is why when one looks at parallel texts from the Synoptic Gospels, for example, one is struck with how free the tradents (those who preserved the oral traditions) were to manipulate and alter the settings and the very traditions they were passing on.
He addresses the specific topics of the Synoptic Gospels and Acts on the one hand, versus the Gospel of John and the Pauline Epistles on the other in explicating the personal nature and relationship of the Holy Spirit to Jesus.
Currently the Dean of Christ Cathedral (Episcopal) in Salina, Kansas, Thomas presents a longitudinal survey of major Anglican theological voices worldwide and from every era of English Christianity on the nature and import of the Transfiguration as depicted in the three Synoptic Gospels.