The Miracles of Christ1
 A Chronological Listing
Last revised: 12/06/03
        Matthew:        Mark:            Luke:            John:
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I.  Background and preparation for ministry

        1:1-2:23         -                1:1-2:52        1:1-18
        (4%)2                              (11%)            (2%)

II. Beginning of public ministry
        3:1-4:11        1:1-13           3:1-4:14        1:19-4:54
        (3%)             (2%)              (5%)             (16%)

    A. The public ministry of John the Baptist
        3:1-12          1:1-8            3:1-20           -

    B. The Beginning of Jesus' Public Ministry
        3:13-4:11       1:9-13           3:21-4:13       1:19-4:45

(1) Water Into Wine3
         覧              覧                覧              2:1-11

    Summary Statement
         覧              覧                覧               2:23

III. Galilean ministry
        4:12-18:35      1:14-9:50        4:14-9:56       4:46-7:9
        (51%)            (53%)             (24%)            (15%)

A. Phase One: To the Choosing of the Twelve
        4:12-12:21      1:15-3:19a       4:14-7:50       4:46-5:47

(2) Courtier痴 Son Raised
         覧              覧                覧               4:46-54

(3) Capernaum Demoniac
         覧             1:21-28             覧                覧

(4) Peter痴 Mother-in-Law
        (8:14-15)       1:29-31            4:38-39            覧

    Summary Statement
        (8:16,17)       1:32-34            4:40,41            覧

    Summary Statement
         4:23f          1:39                覧                覧

(5) First catch of Fish
          覧            覧                 5:1-11             覧

(6) Leper cleansed
        (8:1-4)         1:40-45            5:12-16            覧

(7) Paralytic through roof
        (9:1-8)         2:1-12             5:17-26            覧

(8) Two Blind Men
         9:27-31        覧                 覧                 覧

(9) Dumb Demoniac
         9:32-34        覧                 覧                 覧

(10) Withered Hand
       (12:9-14)       3:1-6               6:6-11             覧

     Summary Statement
       (12:15-21)      3:7-12              6:17-19            覧

(11) Centurion痴 Servant
         8:5-13        覧                  7:1-10             覧

(12) Widow痴 Son
         覧            覧                  7:11-17            覧

     Summary Statement
         覧            覧                  7:21               覧

(13) Impotent Man
         覧            覧                  覧                5:1-16

B. Phase Two: To the Withdrawals from Galilee
       12:22-14:12       3:19b-6:29       8:1-9:9          -

(14) Blind-Dumb Man
       12:22-37           3:19b-30          覧               覧

(15) Stilling of the Storm
       (8:18,23-27)       4:35-41           8:22-25          覧

(16) Gadarene Demoniacs
       (8:28-34)          5:1-20            8:26-39          覧

(17) Woman with Issue of Blood
       (9:20-22)          5:25-34           8:43-48          覧

(18) Jairus Daughter
       (9:23-26)          5:35-43           8:49-56          覧

C. Phase Three: To the Departure to Jerusalem
       14:13-18:35       6:30-9:50        9:10-56        6:1-7:9

(19) Five Thousand Fed
                     14:13-21                                 6:30-44                                 9:10-17                            6:1-15

(20) Walking on Water
                     14:13-21                                 6:47-52                                 覧                                 6:16-21

        Summary Statement
                     14:35,36                                 6:54-56                                   覧                               覧

(21) Syrophoenician Woman痴 Daughter
                     15:21-28                                 7:24-30                                  覧                                覧

        Summary Statement
                     15:29-31                                 覧                                       覧                                覧

(22) Deaf and Dumb Man
                     覧                                         7:31-37                                  覧                                覧

(23) Four Thousand Fed
                    15:32-39                                  8:1-10                                     覧                                覧

(24) Blind Man Healed
                   覧                                           8:22-26                                  覧                                 覧

(25) Demoniac Boy
                    17:14-21                                  9:14-29                                 9:37-43                             覧

(26) Money in Fish痴 Mouth
                    17:24-27                                   覧                                      覧                                    覧

IV. Later Judean-Perean ministry
       19:1-20:34       10:1-52           9:57-19:28     7:10-11:54
        (6%)             (8%)              (35%)            (28%)
    A. Early Judean Phase
        -                 -                9:57-13:21     7:10-10:39

(27) Man Born Blind
                      覧                                     覧                                        覧                                   9:1-41

(28) Woman with Infirmity
                     覧                                      覧                                       13:10-17                            覧

    B. Early Perean Phase
        -                 -               13:22-17:9      10:40-42

(29) Man with Dropsy
                     覧                                       覧                                      14:1-6                                  覧

    C. Later Judean Phase
        -                 -                -               11:1-54

(30) Lazarus raised
                     覧                                      覧                                       覧                                    11:1-44

    D. Later Perean Phase
        19:1-20:34      10:1-52          17:11-19:28      -

(31) Ten Lepers
                        覧                                    覧                                       17:11-19                          覧

(32) Bartimaeus
                   20:29-34                              10:46-52                                  18:35-43                         覧

V.  Final Week and Crucifixion
        21:1-27:66      11:1-15:47       19:29-23:56     11:55-19:42
        (34%)            (34%)             (20%)            (33%)

    A. Friday, arrival at Bethany
        -                 -                -               11:55-12:1

    B. Saturday, prophetic anointing
        26:6-13         14:3-9            -               12:2-11

    C. Sunday, Messianic Manifestation
        21:1-11         11:1-11          19:29-44        12:12-19

    D. Monday, Messianic Authority
        21:12-19        11:12-18         19:45-48        12:20-50

 (33) Fig Tree
                       21:18,19                             11:12-14                                覧                                    覧

    E. Tuesday, Controversy and Teaching
       21:20-26:16     11:19-14:11       20:1-22:6         -

    F. Wednesday, rest (no record)

    G. Thursday, farewells
        26:17-46        14:12-42         22:7-46         13:1-18:1

    H. Friday, Redemptive Accomplishment
        26:47-27:61     14:43-15:47      22:47-23:56     18:2-19:42

(34) Malchus Ear
                      覧                                      覧                                      覧                                     18:49-51
    I. Saturday, Guard posted at the Tomb
        27:62-66         -                 -                 -

VI.  Resurrection appearances and ascension
        28:1-20         16:1-20          24:1-53         20:1-21:25
        (2%)             (3%)              (5%)             (6%)

    A. The Empty Tomb
        28:1-8          16:1-8           24:1-12         20:1-10

    B. The Appearances to His Disciples
        28:9-20         (16:9-20)        24:13-53        20:11-21:25

       1. To the women
        28:9-10

       2. The Bribing of the soldiers
        28:11-15

       3. To the Twelve in Galilee
       28:16-20

       4. To the Two Disciples on the Road to Emmaus
                        (16:12-13)       24:13-35
       5. To the Disciples in Jerusalem
                        (16:14-18)       24:36-49
       6. The Ascension of Jesus
                        (16:19-20)       24:50-53
       7. To Mary Magdalene
                        (16:9-11)                            20:11-18
       8. To the Disciples in Jerusalem
                                                              20:19-23
       9. To the Disciples with Thomas present
                                                              20:24-29
      10. To the Seven Disciples at the Sea of Tiberias
                                                              21:1-23
(35) Second Catch of Fish
            覧            覧               覧                  21:1-14



1Taken from Lorin L. Cranford, A Study Manual of the New Testament, 2 vols. (Fort Worth: AlphaGraphics, 1981), 1:36-37. All rights reserved.

2Per cent (%) of verses in this section to total verses of the book.

3The chronological sequence is generally based upon Kurt Aland痴 Synopsis of the Four Gospels.  The outline headings are taken from the Summary Life of Christ.  The sequence of Mark is the basis for the listing.  Variations from this in the other gospels are inclosed by ( ).


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