This is the Deluxe Study Edition premium gold foil paperback of The Synoptic Gospel: The Story of The Life of Jesus. The main difference of the Study Edition is that the verses of each Gospel scene are arranged in a vertical column, making it easy to follow along line-by-line and verse for verse with the FIVE COLUMN four Gospel harmony. This is Deluxe Edition uses the best of materials with gold foil to create a truly stunning book.
Synoptic means “seeing together as one” and this is the reprint of the fifth column of four Gospel harmony and merger FIVE COLUMN: The Synoptic Gospel, which aligns all of the verses and sets of parallel verses from the four Gospel accounts according to a consistent chronological timeline for the life and ministry of Jesus, which begins before His birth, and continues through His ministry until His Glorious ascension into Heaven.
With all of the events and verses harmonized, the aligned texts were merged on a word-for-word basis while the overlap and duplication was reconciled using a unification process that involved sixteen steps. The result is a single, complete, narrative that retains all of the details from each of the four Gospel accounts while being 22% shorter to read than reading the four Gospel accounts back-to-back.
As the most complete, accurate, and easy to read, unified Gospel account that has ever been compiled this is the only book that you need to know the full story of the teaching life and healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
With the entire story divided into 360 scenes of action, now you can read one scene a day to know the full Gospel story of the Life of Jesus in a year!
Understanding the sequence of the Gospel events is further enhanced with the dates and locations that are listed for each scene, and allow you to follow the story from the beginning to the end, along with 9 maps of Israel and Jerusalem (in black – for red maps see The Red Letter Gospel)
Included in this paperback edition are the Articles on why the FIVE COLUMN four Gospel harmony and The Synoptic Gospel merger were created, along with the Notes that detail the features of this book. As an aid to research, this book includes a comprehensive list of more than 300 quotations and references from the Old Testament, along with other biographical and historical information
This edition includes the Gospel Verse Cross-Reference Appendix which quickly shows which verses from the four original Gospels are part of a parallel set, and where within The Synoptic Gospel, FIVE COLUMN and The Red Letter Gospel those verses can be found.