Parallel Verses

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.

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 scribes of the people and [anxiously] asked them where the Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed) 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?

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

all
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 And when King Herod heard this, he and the entire city of Jerusalem were [very] upset. 4 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. 5 They replied to him, "In Bethlehem of Judea, for this is what was written by the prophet [Micah 5:2],


Cross References

Matthew 7:29

for he taught like a person who had authority, instead of like their experts in the law of Moses.

Matthew 13:52

Then He said to them, "Therefore every expert in the law of Moses who has been made a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is similar to a [wealthy] homeowner who brought [both] new and old things out of his supply of goods."

Matthew 21:15

But when the leading priests and the experts in the law of Moses saw the wonderful things [i.e., miracles] He was performing and [heard] the children shouting in the Temple, "Hosanna to the son of David," [See note at verse 9], they were filled with anger [i.e., over the acclaim being given to Jesus].

Matthew 21:23

When He had come into the Temple, the leading priests and elders of the [Jewish] people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are you doing these things [i.e., miracles and teaching]? And who gave you this authority?"

Matthew 26:3

Then the leading priests and elders of the [Jewish] people were gathered in the courtroom of the head priest, named Caiaphas.

Matthew 26:47

And while He was still speaking, Judas, one of the twelve apostles, came with a large crowd who were carrying swords and clubs. They had come from the leading priests and elders of the [Jewish] people.

Matthew 27:1

Now when morning came, all the leading priests and the elders of the [Jewish] people conferred together against Jesus as to how they might put Him to death.

Mark 8:31

Jesus then began teaching them that the Son of man must suffer very much, be rejected by the [Jewish] elders, leading priests, and experts in the law of Moses and be killed, but rise again [from the dead] after three days.

Luke 20:19

Then the experts in the law of Moses and the leading priests attempted to arrest Jesus right away, [but hesitated] because they feared [what] the people [might do], since they perceived that He had spoken this parable against them.

Luke 23:10

Then the leading priests and experts in the law of Moses stood up and viciously charged Him [i.e., with false accusations].

John 3:10

Jesus answered him, "Are you a teacher of the Israelites and [yet] you do not understand these things?

John 7:32

The Pharisees [i.e., a strict sect of the Jewish religion] heard the crowd whispering these things about Him, so the leading priests and Pharisees sent some Temple guards to arrest Him.

John 8:3

Some experts in the law of Moses and Pharisees brought [to Him] a woman who had been caught committing an immoral sexual act and stood her in the middle of the group.

John 18:3

So, Judas took a detachment of [Roman] soldiers and some [Temple] guards sent from the leading priests and Pharisees, and carrying lanterns, torches and weapons, they went to the orchard.

Acts 4:5

And the next day the [Jewish] rulers, elders and teachers of the law of Moses gathered together in Jerusalem.

Acts 6:12

And they stirred up the people, the elders and the teachers of the law of Moses and searched for him, seized him and brought him before the Council.

Acts 23:9

A loud commotion developed [in the Council meeting]. Some of the teachers of the law of Moses who belonged to the Pharisee party stood up and argued, saying, "We can find nothing wrong with this man. What if an angel or spirit did speak to him?"

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