Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Messiah was to be born.

King James Version

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born.

Holman Bible

So he assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people and asked them where the Messiah would be born.

International Standard Version

He called together all the high priests and scribes of the people and asked them where the Messiah was to be born.

A Conservative Version

And having gathered together all the chief priests and scholars of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ is born.

American Standard Version

And gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ should be born.

Amplified

So he called together all the chief priests and learned men (scribes) of the people and anxiously asked them where the Christ was to be born.

An Understandable Version

So, he gathered all the leading priests and experts in the law of Moses from among the people and asked them where the Christ [child] was to be born.

Anderson New Testament

And when he had assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ should be born.

Bible in Basic English

And he got together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, questioning them as to where the birth-place of the Christ would be.

Common New Testament

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he inquired of them where the Christ was to be born.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and having assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he enquired of them where Christ was to be born.

Darby Translation

and, assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ should be born.

Godbey New Testament

and gathering together all the chief priests and scribes, inquired with them where Christ should be born.

Goodspeed New Testament

So he called together all the high priests and scribes of the people and asked them where the Christ was to be born.

John Wesley New Testament

And having assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he demanded of them, Where the Christ was to be born?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he asked them where the Christ should be born.

Julia Smith Translation

And assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where Christ should be born.

King James 2000

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and [after] calling together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired from them where the Christ was to be born.

Modern King James verseion

And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he gathered all the chief Priests and Scribes of the people, and asked of them where Christ should be born.

Moffatt New Testament

so he gathered all the high priests and scribes of the people and made inquiries of them about where the messiah was to be born.

Montgomery New Testament

So when he had gathered together all the chief priests and rabbis of the people, he began to inquire of them where the Christ was to be born.

NET Bible

After assembling all the chief priests and experts in the law, he asked them where the Christ was to be born.

New Heart English Bible

And gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he asked them where the Messiah would be born.

Noyes New Testament

and assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ was to be born.

Sawyer New Testament

and assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ is born.

The Emphasized Bible

and, assembling all the high-priests and scribes of the people, he was enquiring of them - Where is, the Christ, to be born?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he enquired of them, where the Messiah should be born.

Twentieth Century New Testament

He called together all the Chief Priests and Teachers of the Law in the nation, and questioned them as to where the Christ was to be born.

Webster

And when he had assembled all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where Christ should be born.

Weymouth New Testament

So he assembled all the High Priests and Scribes of the people, and anxiously asked them where the Christ was to be born.

Williams New Testament

So he called together all the high priests and scribes of the people, and anxiously asked them where the Christ was to be born.

World English Bible

Gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he asked them where the Christ would be born.

Worrell New Testament

and having assembled all the high-priests and scribes of the people, he was inquiring of them, "Where the Christ should be born,"

Worsley New Testament

and having summoned together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he enquired of them where the Messiah was to be born: and they told him, at Bethlehem in Judea;

Youngs Literal Translation

and having gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he was inquiring from them where the Christ is born.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

συνάγω 
sunago 
Usage: 40

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀρχιερεύς 
Archiereus 
Usage: 118

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

γραμματεύς 
Grammateus 
Usage: 49

of the people
λαός 
Laos 
Usage: 137

συνάγω 
sunago 
Usage: 40

πυνθάνομαι 
Punthanomai 
Usage: 11

of
παρά 
Para 
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 145


Usage: 0

ποῦ 
Pou 
Usage: 32

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

Context Readings

Wise Men Visit Jesus

3 When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. 4 Gathering together all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Messiah was to be born. 5 They said to him, "In Bethlehem of Judea; for this is what has been written by the prophet:


Cross References

1 Chronicles 24:4-19

Since more chief men were found from the descendants of Eleazar than the descendants of Ithamar, they divided them thus: there were sixteen heads of fathers' households of the descendants of Eleazar and eight of the descendants of Ithamar, according to their fathers' households.

2 Chronicles 34:13

They were also over the burden bearers, and supervised all the workmen from job to job; and some of the Levites were scribes and officials and gatekeepers.

2 Chronicles 34:15

Hilkiah responded and said to Shaphan the scribe, "I have found the book of the law in the house of the LORD." And Hilkiah gave the book to Shaphan.

2 Chronicles 36:14

Furthermore, all the officials of the priests and the people were very unfaithful following all the abominations of the nations; and they defiled the house of the LORD which He had sanctified in Jerusalem.

Ezra 7:6

This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all he requested because the hand of the LORD his God was upon him.

Ezra 7:11-12

Now this is the copy of the decree which King Artaxerxes gave to Ezra the priest, the scribe, learned in the words of the commandments of the LORD and His statutes to Israel:

Ezra 10:5

Then Ezra rose and made the leading priests, the Levites and all Israel, take oath that they would do according to this proposal; so they took the oath.

Nehemiah 12:7

Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah and Jedaiah. These were the heads of the priests and their kinsmen in the days of Jeshua.

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and against His Anointed, saying,

Jeremiah 8:8

"How can you say, 'We are wise, And the law of the LORD is with us'? But behold, the lying pen of the scribes Has made it into a lie.

Malachi 2:7

"For the lips of a priest should preserve knowledge, and men should seek instruction from his mouth; for he is the messenger of the LORD of hosts.

Matthew 7:29

for He was teaching them as one having authority, and not as their scribes.

Matthew 13:52

And Jesus said to them, "Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old."

Matthew 21:15

But when the chief priests and the scribes saw the wonderful things that He had done, and the children who were shouting in the temple, "Hosanna to the Son of David," they became indignant

Matthew 21:23

When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are You doing these things, and who gave You this authority?"

Matthew 26:3

Then the chief priests and the elders of the people were gathered together in the court of the high priest, named Caiaphas;

Matthew 26:47

While He was still speaking, behold, Judas, one of the twelve, came up accompanied by a large crowd with swords and clubs, who came from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Matthew 27:1

Now when morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people conferred together against Jesus to put Him to death;

Mark 8:31

And He began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and the chief priests and the scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.

Luke 20:19

The scribes and the chief priests tried to lay hands on Him that very hour, and they feared the people; for they understood that He spoke this parable against them.

Luke 23:10

And the chief priests and the scribes were standing there, accusing Him vehemently.

John 3:10

Jesus answered and said to him, "Are you the teacher of Israel and do not understand these things?

John 7:32

The Pharisees heard the crowd muttering these things about Him, and the chief priests and the Pharisees sent officers to seize Him.

John 8:3

The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman caught in adultery, and having set her in the center of the court,

John 18:3

Judas then, having received the Roman cohort and officers from the chief priests and the Pharisees, came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.

Acts 4:5

On the next day, their rulers and elders and scribes were gathered together in Jerusalem;

Acts 6:12

And they stirred up the people, the elders and the scribes, and they came up to him and dragged him away and brought him before the Council.

Acts 23:9

And there occurred a great uproar; and some of the scribes of the Pharisaic party stood up and began to argue heatedly, saying, "We find nothing wrong with this man; suppose a spirit or an angel has spoken to him?"

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