Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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?

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 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 when Herod the king heard these things, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. 4 And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the people together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born. 5 And they said to him, In Bethlehem of Judea. For so it is written by the prophet,


Cross References

1 Chronicles 24:4-19

And there were more chief men found of the sons of Eleazar than of the sons of Ithamar. And so they were divided. Among the sons of Eleazar were sixteen chief men of the house of their fathers, and eight among the sons of Ithamar according to the house of their fathers.

2 Chronicles 34:13

and over the bearers of burdens, and overseers of all who worked the work in any manner of service. And of the Levites were scribes and officers and gatekeepers.

2 Chronicles 34:15

And Hilkiah answered and said to Shaphan the scribe, I have found the Book of the Law in the house of Jehovah. And Hilkiah delivered the book to Shaphan.

2 Chronicles 36:14

Also all the chief of the priests, and the people, transgressed very much after all the abominations of the nations. And they polluted the house of Jehovah which He had made holy 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 he asked, according to the hand of Jehovah his God on him.

Ezra 7:11-12

And this is the copy of the letter which King Artaxerxes gave to Ezra 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 chief priests, the Levites, and all Israel to swear that they should do according to this word. And they swore.

Nehemiah 12:7

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

Psalm 2:2

The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers plot together, against Jehovah and against His anointed, saying,

Jeremiah 8:8

How do you say, We are wise, and the Law of Jehovah is with us? Lo, certainly the lying pen of the scribes has written falsely.

Malachi 2:7

For the priest's lips should guard knowledge, and they should seek the Law at his mouth; for he is the messenger of Jehovah of Hosts.

Matthew 7:29

For He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.

Matthew 13:52

Then He said to them, Therefore every scribe who is instructed to the kingdom of Heaven is like a man who is a householder, who brings out things new and old out of his treasure.

Matthew 21:15

And when the chief priests and scribes saw the wonderful things which He did, and the children crying in the temple, and saying, Hosanna to the Son of David, they were angry.

Matthew 21:23

And when He had come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him as He was teaching, and said, By what authority do you do these things? And who gave you this authority?

Matthew 26:3

Then the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders of the people, assembled together to the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas.

Matthew 26:47

And as He was yet speaking, behold, Judas came, one of the Twelve. And with him came a great crowd with swords and clubs, being sent from the chief priests and elders of the people.

Matthew 27:1

And it becoming early morning, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel 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 scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.

Luke 20:19

And the chief priests and the scribes sought to lay hands on Him the same hour. And they feared the people, for they perceived that He had spoken this parable against them.

Luke 23:10

And the chief priests and scribes stood and vehemently accused Him.

John 3:10

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

John 7:32

The Pharisees heard that the crowd murmured such things concerning Him. And the Pharisees and the chief priests sent officers to seize Him.

John 8:3

And the scribes and Pharisees brought to Him a woman taken in adultery. And standing her in the midst,

John 18:3

Then Judas, having received a band and officers from the chief priests and Pharisees, came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.

Acts 4:5

And it happened on the next day that their rulers and elders and scribes, gathered to Jerusalem,

Acts 6:12

And they stirred up the people and the elders and the scribes. And coming on, they seized him and brought him to the sanhedrin.

Acts 23:9

And there arose a great cry. And the scribes who were on the Pharisees' side arose and strove, saying, We find no evil in this man. But if a spirit or an angel has spoken to him, let us not fight against God.

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