Come and See: The Synoptics: On the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke

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The third installment in the "Come and See" Catholic Bible Study Series, The Synoptics invites you on a journey through the Holy Land and the Gospel texts of Matthew, Mark, and Luke. Drawing insights from biblical archeology and the writings of the early Church Fathers, this study compares parallel passages from the three Synoptic Gospels to construct a vivid picture of the life and mission of Jesus Christ. - 22 lessons, approx. 60 min. each - Illustrated with classical art - Frequent references to the Catechism of the Catholic Church - Memory verses from Scripture, quotes from the saints, popular Catholic prayers - Practical guidance for leaders: how to organize a study, what to expect - Large workbook format, with ample space to write/respond to questions Level: Basic, Foundational About the Series: Especially designed for families to do together, "Come and See" Catholic Bible Study series presents the rich heritage of the Catholic Faith in clear and simple language. With its practical direction for leaders, easy-to-use workbook format, and appealing design, this Bible study series is ideal for use in the classroom, home study, or parish catechesis.

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The Synopsis: Mark, Luke, and John
This is a comparison book of the Gospels told by possibly the disciples written as a critique thtrough the eyes of this author.

Contents

The Transfiguration
117
The Rich Young Man
125
Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem
133
Controversies
141
End Times Discourse
151
The Last Supper
159
Agony in Gethsemane
169
The Trials of Jesus
177

The Parables of Jesus
83
The Miracles of Jesus
91
Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes
99
Peters Profession of Faith
107
Crucifixion and Death of Jesus
187
The Resurrection of Jesus
196
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Page 57 - When Simon Peter saw it he fell down at Jesus' knees, saying, Depart from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord.
Page 56 - Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother casting a net into the sea : for they were fishers. And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men. And they straightway left their nets, and followed him.
Page 49 - So if you are offering your gift at the altar, and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your bro'ther, and then come and offer your gift.
Page 32 - For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead. For as in Adam all die, so also in Christ shall all be made alive.
Page 163 - For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, "This is my body which is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.
Page 198 - Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us...
Page 37 - Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortably unto her. And I will give her her vineyards from thence, and the valley of Achor for a door of hope : and she shall sing there, as in the days of her youth, and as in the day when she came up out of the land of Egypt.
Page 118 - And after six days Jesus taketh with him Peter, and James, and John, and leadeth them up into a high mountain apart by themselves ; and he was transfigured before them. And his raiment became shining, exceeding white as snow so as no fuller on earth
Page 67 - Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when men revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for so men persecuted the prophets who were before you.
Page 121 - For we did not follow cunningly devised fables, when we made known unto you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we were eyewitnesses of his majesty.

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