Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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

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 But Herod the king having heard of it, was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him; 4 and, assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people, he inquired of them where the Christ should be born. 5 And they said to him, In Bethlehem of Judaea; for thus it is written through the prophet:


Cross References

1 Chronicles 24:4-19

And there were more head-men found of the sons of Eleazar than of the sons of Ithamar, and thus were they divided: of the sons of Eleazar there were sixteen heads of fathers' houses, and eight of the sons of Ithamar according to their fathers' houses.

2 Chronicles 34:13

They were also over the bearers of burdens, and were overseers of all that worked in any manner of service. And of the Levites were the scribes, and officers, and doorkeepers.

2 Chronicles 34:15

Then Hilkijah spoke and said to Shaphan the scribe, I have found the book of the law in the house of Jehovah. And Hilkijah gave the book to Shaphan.

2 Chronicles 36:14

All the chiefs of the priests also, and the people, increased their transgressions, according to all the abominations of the nations; and they defiled the house of Jehovah which he had hallowed in Jerusalem.

Ezra 7:6

this Ezra went up from Babylon; and he was a ready scribe in the law of Moses, which Jehovah the God of Israel had given. And the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of Jehovah his God upon him.

Ezra 7:11-12

And this is the copy of the letter that king Artaxerxes gave to Ezra the priest, the scribe, a scribe of the words of the commandments of Jehovah, and of his statutes to Israel:

Ezra 10:5

Then Ezra arose, and made the chiefs of the priests, of the Levites, and of all Israel, to swear that they would do according to this word. And they swore.

Nehemiah 12:7

Sallu, Amok, Hilkijah, Jedaiah. These were the chief of the priests and of their brethren in the days of Jeshua.

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth set themselves, and the princes plot together, against Jehovah and against his anointed:

Jeremiah 8:8

How do ye say, We are wise, and the law of Jehovah is with us? Behold, certainly the lying pen of the scribes hath made it falsehood.

Malachi 2:7

For the priest's lips should keep knowledge, and at his mouth they seek the law; for he is the messenger of Jehovah of hosts.

Matthew 7:29

for he taught them as having authority, and not as their scribes.

Matthew 13:52

And he said to them, For this reason every scribe discipled to the kingdom of the heavens is like a man that is a householder who brings out of his treasure things new and old.

Matthew 21:15

And when the chief priests and the scribes saw the wonders which he wrought, and the children crying in the temple and saying, Hosanna to the Son of David, they were indignant,

Matthew 21:23

And when he came into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, saying, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

Matthew 26:3

Then the chief priests and the elders of the people were gathered together to the palace of the high priest who was called Caiaphas,

Matthew 26:47

And while he was yet speaking, behold, Judas, one of the twelve, came, and with him a great crowd with swords and sticks from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Matthew 27:1

And when it was morning all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus so that they might 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 of the elders and of the chief priests and of the scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.

Luke 20:19

And the chief priests and the scribes sought the same hour to lay hands on him, and they feared the people; for they knew that he had spoken this parable of them.

Luke 23:10

And the chief priests and the scribes stood and accused him violently.

John 3:10

Jesus answered and said to him, Thou art the teacher of Israel and knowest not these things!

John 7:32

The Pharisees heard the crowd murmuring these things concerning him, and the Pharisees and the chief priests sent officers that they might take him.

John 8:3

And the scribes and the Pharisees bring to him a woman taken in adultery, and having set her in the midst,

John 18:3

Judas therefore, having got the band, and officers of the chief priests and Pharisees, comes there with lanterns and torches and weapons.

Acts 4:5

And it came to pass on the morrow that their rulers and elders and scribes were gathered together at Jerusalem,

Acts 6:12

And they roused the people, and the elders, and the scribes. And coming upon him they seized him and brought him to the council.

Acts 23:9

And there was a great clamour, and the scribes of the Pharisees' part rising up contended, saying, We find nothing evil in this man; and if a spirit has spoken to him, or an angel ...

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