Synoptic Gospels Crossword

Synoptic Gospels Crossword

Matthew
the Gospel that emphasizes the fullfillment of OT prohpecies
Andrew
first disciple of Jesus
brother of Peter
Peter
John Mark might have been his interpreter/secretary
Adam
temptations of Jesus bring to mind Satan’s temptation of ____
Savior
Jesus is the universal _______ who brings salvation to Jews and Gentiles alike

one of the the themes of Luke’s Gospel

Paschal Mystery
Christ’s work of redemption, accomplished by his Passion, Death, Resurrection, and Ascension
Herod
reigned as king at the time Jesus was born
Galilee & Judea
Jesus’ ministry took him throughout ______ and ______
Judas Iscariot
betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver
Transfiguration
mystery of Christ’s life in which glory shone through Jesus’ physical appearance
Gospel
unique form of literature which is primarily a summary of Jesus Christ
Jude
called Thaddeas by Matthew and Mark so he is not confused with the other person
chose
Jesus ___ his Apostles
Thomas/ “Twin”
he doubted the Resurrection of Christ
Satan
tempted Jesus 3 times according to the Gospels
Synoptic
Matthew, Mark, and Luke collectively
Jesus
name means “God saves”
mystery
God’s infinite greatness, omnipotence, and perfect love are beyong human understanding

God is a ____

Son of God
Mark’s Gospel teaches that Jesus is the ______________ who assumed human nature
Mary
freely consented to God’s action in her life and became Mother of God
own
unlike other rabbis, Jesus taught on his ___ authorities
Messiah
Hebrew for “anointed one”
Christ translates into this word
Teacher
Sermons in Matthew reveal Jesus as a great _____
Anna
The old prophets Simon and _____ recognized Jesus as the Messiah
Jews
Matthew’s Gospel was written at a time when there was increasing tension between ___ and Gentiles
Levi
probably the same Matthew the tax collector
miracles
signs of the messianic age

done by Jesus

carpentry
Joseph and Jesus’ trade
Samaritan
hated enemy of the Jews
desert
Jesus spent 40 days here

recalss the Chosen People after the Exodus

Kingdom of God
was the center of Jesus’ ministry
Gentile-Christian
Mark’s Gospel audience
James
had a fiery temperment along with his brother John
Son of David
title Matthew uses more than any other Gospel
“outcasts”
In Luke, Jesus repeatedly seekds out these kind of people
dove
HS form when descended on Jesus at his baptism
Paul
companion and friend of Luke
apostle
Greek for “send”
promises
Matthew strives to show that Jesus fulfills all of God’s ____to the Chosen People
Epihpany
feast that celebrates the mystery of Chirst’s manifestation as the Savior of the world
New Moses
Matthew represents JC as the new ____
Simon
Peter’s original name
‘b4 JC changed it to “rock”
John
the beloved disciple