3rd, 2004: Bible Bowl at the Alkire Road Church of Christ on Mark (King James
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in the wilderness.
Jesus is baptized by John in the Jordan River.
Jesus tempted by Devil in wilderness.
Galilee, by Sea of Galilee
Jesus calls Simon, Andrew, James, and John.
Jesus heals Simon’s wife’s mother.
v.39 Throughout all Galilee.
v.3 Voice of 1
crying in wilderness
v.7 There cometh 1 mightier than I
v.13 He was there in the wilderness 40
v.22 He taught them as 1 that had
v.1 Jesus Christ
- the son of God
v.2-5 John - messenger
v.10-12 Spirit - like a dove
v.13 Satan - temptor of Jesus
v.13 Angels - ministered unto Jesus in
v.16 Simon - fisherman, brother of
v.16 Andrew - fisherman, brother of
v.19 James - fisherman, son of Zebedee,
brother of John
v.19 John - fisherman, son of Zebedee,
brother of James
v.19-20 Zebedee - fisherman and father
of James and John
v.22 Scribes - teachers
v.23 Man with unclean spirit
v.40 Simon’s wife’s mother - sick,
Jesus healed her
Dove & Voice from heaven.
Location: Jordan River
Event Before: John announces one mightier
Event After: Tempted in wilderness
v.12-13 Tempting by Satan & ministering of angels. 40 days. With wild beasts.
Event Before: Jesus’ baptism
Event After: Jesus begins ministry
v.23-27 Cast out unclean spirit at synagogue.
Event Before: Calling of disciples
Event After: Heals Simon’s wife
v.39-31 Simon’s mother-in-law cured of fever.
Location: Capernaum at her house
Event Before: Casts out unclean spirit
Event After: Many bring the sick
v.32-34 Cured Capernaum’s diseased & devil possessed.
Devils charged not to speak of Him.
Event Before: Simon’s mother-in-law healed
Event After: Jesus leaves for solitary place
v.39 Casts out devils.
Event Before: Prays in solitary place
Event After: Cleanses leper
Jesus heals the one sick of the palsy who was borne by four.
“Why do John’s disciples fast...” New cloth, old cloth, New bottles, old
Criticized for plucking ears of corn on Sabbath.
|v.3 Bringing 1
sick of the palsy which was borne of
- entered into Capernaum
v.3-9 Man with palsy - borne by 4, let
down thru roof
v.6 Scribes - reasoning in hearts
v.14 Levi - son of Alphaeus, sitting
at the receipt of customs
v.14 Alphaeus - father of Levi
v.15 Publicans and sinners - Jesus ate
v.16 Pharisees - questioning why Jesus
ate with publicans and sinners
v.25 David - ate shew bread
v.26 Abiathar - high priest
Man with Palsy healed.
Location: House in Capernaum
Event Before: Cleanses leper
Event After: Levi called to be disciple
Jesus heals man with withered hand on the Sabbath.
List of 12 disciples.
Blasphemy against the Holy Ghost.
“Behold they mother and thy brethren!”
|v.14 And he ordained
12 that they should be with Him
- entered the Synagogue
v.1-5 Man with withered hand - healed
on the Sabbath Day
v.6 Pharisees - took counsel with the
Herodians how to destroy Jesus
v.6 Herodians - planning with the
Pharisees how to destroy Jesus
v.11 Unclean spirits - fell down
v.16 Simon - surnamed Peter
v.17 James and John - surnamed
Boanerges, which is, “Sons of thunder”
v.18-19 Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew,
Thomas, James the son of Alphaeus, Thaddaeus, Simon the Canaanite and
Judas Iscariot, The twelve called of Jesus
v.22 Scribes - accusing Jesus of
v.23 Satan - would not cast out Satan
v.29 Holy Ghost - He that blasphemes
against shall not be forgiven
v.31 Jesus’ brothers and mother -
called to Him
Withered Hand Restored. Test to do good on Sabbath. Pharisees plot with
Location: Synagogue in Jerusalem?
Event Before: Jesus teaches about fasting & traditions of men
Event After: Jesus goes to Sea of Galilee
v.10-11 Heals plagues & unclean spirits worship
Him. Unspecified numbers.
Location: Tyre and Sidon
Event Before: Healing on Sabbath challenge
Event After: Jesus chooses the apostles
Parable of the Sower.
Parables of the Kingdom:
- Man who casts seed into ground.
- Mustard seed.
Jesus calms the stormy sea. “Peace, be still.”
|v.8 and brought forth some
30 and some
60 and some an 100
v.10 they that were with him with the 12
asked of him the parable
v.20 bring forth fruit some 30
fold, some 60 and some an
multitude - by the sea
v.2 Jesus - teaching
v.4 Sower - went out to sow
v.38 Jesus - asleep in the ship
Stilling the storm. Jesus asleep in the boat.
Location: Sea of Galilee
Event Before: Parable of Mustard Seed
Event After: Enters country of Gadarenes
Country of Gadarenes.
Jesus casts out Legion.
v.21 Passes back of Sea of Galilee (prob. Capernaum).
Woman with issue of blood is healed.
Jesus raises Jairus’ daughter.
|v.13 herd ran violently down a steep
place into the sea, they were about
v.22 And behold there cometh 1 of the
rulers of the synagogue
v.25 And a certain woman who had an issue of blood
v.42 for she was of the age of 12
years (Jairus’ daughter)
- came into the country of the Gadarenes
v.3 Man with unclean spirit - his
dwelling among the tombs
v.9 Legion - the unclean spirits
dwelling in the man
v.22-23 Jairus - ruler of the
synagogue, daughter was sick
v.25-34 Certain woman - had an issue
of blood, touched Jesus’ clothes
v.35 Person from Jairus’ house - to
inform Jairus his daughter was dead
v.37 Peter, James and John - Jesus
allowed to go with him to Jairus’ house
v.41-43 Damsel - 12yr old daughter
of Jairus Jesus raised from the dead
Man possessed of unclean spirits and/or devils called
Legion. Only one man mentioned. Evil spirits enter swine. City begs
Jesus to depart.
Event Before: Calms Sea of Galilee
Event After: Raises Jarius’ daughter
Raising of Jarius’ Daughter.
Jarius is leader of synagogue. Alive when Jesus contacted but dies during
Location: West of Sea of Galilee
Event Before: Casting out of Legion
Event After: Woman with fountain of blood healed on journey to Jarius
v.25-34 Woman with Fountain of Blood. Had
condition for 12 years. Physicians made situation worse. Jesus states
“virtue” had gone out of him. Touches Jesus in secret but confesses.
Event Before: Trip to Jarius' house begins
Event After: Resurrection of Jarius’ daughter
v1. His own country.
“A prophet is not without honour...”
Sends disciples out two by two.
Account of John’s death.
v.31 A desert place.
Jesus feeds the 5000.
his disciples on ship for Bethsaida.
Jesus walks on the water.
|v.7 He called unto Him the
v.7 Began to send them forth 2 and
v.9 and not put on 2 coats
v.15 That it is a prophet or as 1 of
v.23 unto the ½ of my kingdom
v.37 Shall we go and buy 200 penny
worth of bread
v.38 and when they knew, they say 5
and 2 fishes
v.40 and they sat down in ranks by 100’s
and by 50’s
v.41 And when he had taken the 5
loaves and the 2 fishes
v.41 And the 2 fishes divided He among
v.43 They took up 12 baskets full
v.44 And they that did eat of the loaves were about
v.48 And about the 4th watch
|v.1 Disciples of
Christ - followed Jesus to His own country
v.2 Jesus - went to the synagogue in
his own country
v.3 Mary, James, Joses, Juda, Simon along with
sisters - Jesus’ mother, brothers and sisters
v.7 The twelve - sent out by two and
v.14 King Herod - thought Jesus was
John risen from the dead
v.15 Elias - who some thought that
v.17 Philip - King Herod’s brother
v.18-19 Herodias - King Herod’s wife
who had been his brothers wife and had John beheaded
v.22 Daughter of Herodias - danced for
Herod on his birthday, asked for John’s head as told to do by her mother
v.27 An executioner - the one who
v.30 The apostles - telling Jesus all
they had done
v.33-41 People - following Jesus
v.49 Jesus - walking on the water
Heals limited number of sick--hometown unbelief. Prophet is
without honor at home. People astonished at his ability but doubt.
Event Before: Raises Jarius’ daughter
Event After: Sends 12 on limited commission
v.13 Disciples cast out devils & heal sick.
Disciples anointed with oil to heal.
Location: Various places
Event Before: Sent on limited commission
Event After: Herod fears Jesus is John the Baptist returned from dead
v.33-34 Feeding 5,000 Men. 200 pennyworth of
bread? 5 loaves 2 fishes. 12 baskets of fragments left.
Location: NE of Sea of Galilee
Event Before: Account of death of John the Baptist
Event After: Jesus walks on water
v.45-52 Walking on Water. Jesus sent disciples to Bethsaida. No record of Peter coming out.
Location: Sea of Galilee
Event Before: Jesus feeds 5,000
Event After: Jesus goes to Gennesaret
v.53-56 Jesus heals all who touch him. Many
healed but no numbers recorded.
Location: Land of Gennesaret
Event Before: Jesus walks on water
Event After: Pharisees challenge Jesus about hand washing
of Gennesaret (continued).
Jesus confronted because His disciples don’t wash hands.
v.24 Borders of Tyre and Sidon.
Jesus casts devil out of Syrophenician woman’s daughter.
v.31 Sea of Galilee. (Through coasts of Decapolis).
Jesus heals deaf man with speech impediment.
|v.32 and they bring him
1 that was deaf
and Scribes - came from Jerusalem to Jesus questioning why the
disciples ate with unwashed hands
v.2 Disciples - eating with unwashed
v.6 Esaias - prophesied of you
hypocrites who honored God with their lips
v.10 Moses - said Honor thy father and
v.25 A certain woman - a Greek, a
Syrophenician, who had a daughter with an unclean spirit
v.30 Girl with unclean spirit - Jesus
sent the devil out of her
v.32-36 Deaf man - had an impediment
in his speech, Jesus healed him
Greek Syrophoenecian Woman’s daughter has devil
cast out. Woman says the dogs eat bread scraps from children. Jesus
commends her faith and grants her request.
Location: Near Tyre and Sidon
Event Before: Jesus teaches evil comes from heart
Event After: Jesus leaves for Decapolis
v.31-37 Deaf with Speech Impediment. Jesus puts
fingers in ears. Jesus spit and touches man’s tongue. Jesus exclaims
“Ephphatha “Be Open”.
Event Before: Healing of Greek Syrophoenecian woman’s daughter
Event After: Feeds 4,000
Jesus feeds the
v.10 Parts of Dalmanutha (by ship).
Pharisees seek a sign.
Heals blind man.
v.27 Towns of Caesarea Philippi.
“Who do men say that I am?”
“Whosoever will come after me...”
|v.2 Because they have now been with me
v.5 and they said 7
v.6 and he took the 7 loaves
v.8 broken meat that was left 7
v.9 and they that had eaten was about 4,000
v.14 neither had they in the ship with them more than
v.19 when I brake the 5 loaves among 5,000
v.19 they say unto Him, 12
v.20 and when the 7 among
4,000 how many baskets full fragments took ye up? And they said
v.28 and others 1 of the prophets
v.31 and after 3 days rise again
|v.1 A multitude
- had nothing to eat
v.5-9 Jesus - feeds 4000 with 7 loaves
a a few small fish
v.11 Pharisees - questioning Jesus
seeking a sign from heaven
v.14 The Disciples - had forgotten to
take bread on the ship
v.22-26 Blind man - At Bethsaida
brought to Jesus (saw men as they were trees), Jesus spit on his eyes &
put His hands on him and then put His hands on him again
v.27 Jesus and his disciples - went to
v.28 John the Baptist - who some say
they thot Jesus was
v.28 Elias - who some say they thot
v.28 One of the prophets - who some
say they thot Jesus was
v.29 Peter - said “Thou art the
v.31 Son of Man - must be rejected by
elders, chief priests & scribes
Feeding 4,000. Multitude was 3 days without eating. 7 loaves and few small
fishes. Leftover were 7 baskets.
Event Before: Jesus heals deaf mute
Event After: Leaves for Dalmanutha & Pharisees demand a sign
v.22-26 Blind man. Jesus spits on his eyes. Jesus
puts hands on man twice before sight restored.
Event Before: Jesus warns of leaven of Pharisees
Event After: Peter declares Jesus as the Christ
v2. Up into a high mountain.
Jesus is transfigured.
Jesus casts out devil which His disciples could not.
v.30-33 Passed through Galilee and came to Capernaum.
“Who is the greatest?”
“And if thy ____ offend thee...”
|v.2 And after 6
days Jesus taketh
v.5 and let us make 3 tabernacles
v.5 1 for thee
1 for Moses and 1 for
v.11 that Elias must 1st come
v.17 and 1 of the multitude
v.31 he shall rise the 3rd day
v.35 and called the 12
v.35 If any man desires to be 1st
v.37 Whosoever shall receive 1 of such
v.38 Master, we saw 1 casting out
v.42 Whosoever shall offend 1 of these
v.43 better than having 2 hands
v.45 than having 2 feet
v.47 kingdom of God with 1 eye than having 2
eyes to be cast into hell fire
- takes Peter, James and John up into a high mountain
v.2 Peter, James & John - saw Jesus
v.4 Elias - appeared unto Peter James
and John upon the mountain
v.4 Moses - appeared unto Peter, James
& John and talked with Jesus
v.12 Son of Man - must suffer many
things as was said by Elias the prophet
v.14 Scribes - with the multitude
questioning the disciples
v.17-27 Man with a son with a dumb spirit
- spirit even cast him into the fire, can be cast out only with prayer and
v.34 The twelve - disputing among
themrselves as to who should be greatest
v.38 John - saw someone casting out
devils in the name of Jesus
Transfiguration. God speaks from heaven. Elijah & Moses are
Location: High Mountain
Event Before: Jesus declares kingdom is imminent
Event After: Jesus heals boy with dumb spirit
v.14-29 Boy with dumb spirit. Disciples unable to
cast out. Father cries for help with unbelief. Only fasting & prayer could
cast out this spirit.
Location: Near Hermon?
Event Before: Transfiguration
Event After: Predicts Resurrection
v.38 Stranger to disciples cast out devils. John
is spokesperson. Disciples forbid stranger, but Jesus corrects them.
Event Before: Teaching on humility
Event After: Teaching to avoid hell
Jesus is questioned about divorce.
Rich young ruler (though he is not called that in Mark).
v.32 Going up to Jerusalem.
Jesus teaches disciples that He is going to die.
James and John
ask to sit at His right hand.
v.46 As they came out of Jericho.
Jesus heals blind Bartimaeus.
|v.8 And they twain shall be
v.8 So then they are no more twain but 1
v.17 There came 1 running, and kneeled
v.18 There is none good but 1, that
v.21 Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, 1
thing thou lackest
v.30 He shall receive an 100 fold
v.31 But many that are 1st shall be
v.32 And he took again the 12
v.34 And the 3rd day he shall rise
v.37 1 on thy right hand, and other on
thy left hand
v.41 and when the 10 heard it, they
began to be much displeased
- came into the coasts of Judaea by the farther side of Jordan
v.2 Pharisees - ask Jesus about
putting away wife to tempt Him
v.3-5 Moses - allowed to give a bill
v.10 Disciples - asking Jesus about
v.13 Young children - brought to Jesus
v.17 One who came running to Jesus -
called Jesus ‘Good Master’ was rich, lacked one thing
v.28 Peter - “we have left all and
v.32 Jesus and the twelve - tells again what will happen to Him
v.35-40 James and John - want to
sit on His right and Left hand
v.41 The other 10 - displeased with
James and John
v.46-52 Bartimaeus - son of Timaeus was
blind & begging Jesus healed him
Blind Bartimaeus healed.
Event Before: James & John requests special positions
Event After: Jesus travels to Jerusalem
to Jerusalem unto Bethphage and
Bethany at the Mount of Olives.
Sends two disciples for colt.
v.11 Jesus enters Jerusalem.
The triumphal entry. (Not called this in the text)
Jesus curses the fig tree.
Jesus cleanses the temple.
v.19 Went out of city (v.19).
v.27 Came back into Jerusalem.
|v.1 He sendeth forth
2 of his disciples
v.4 Without in a place where 2 ways
v.11 He went out unto Bethany with the 12
v.29 I will also ask of you 1 question
|v.2 Two of Jesus’
disciples - sent to get a colt
v.1-14 Jesus - sent for colt, rode
colt, cursed fig tree
v.15-17 Jesus - came to Jerusalem,
went into the temple, overthrew the tables
v.18 Scribes and chief Priests -
sought how they could destroy Jesus
v.21 Peter - seeing the fig tree
v.25 Father - in Heaven will forgive
if we forgive
v.27-28 Chief priests, Scribes & elders
- questioning Jesus’ authority
v.29-33 John - Jesus asks if his
baptism was from heaven or men
No man eat fruit of thee hereafter for ever. dried up from the roots.
Event Before: Jesus enters Jerusalem on colt
Event After: Jesus cleanses the Temple
Parable of the wicked
“Is it lawful to give tribute unto Caesar?”
Woman with seven husbands...
The first commandment of all.
v.41 Sitting by the treasury
(still in Jerusalem)
The widow’s mites.
|v.6 Having yet therefore
1 son, his wellbeloved
v.20 Now there were 7 brethren
v.20 and the 1st took a wife
v.21-22 the 2nd took her... the
3rd likewise and the
7 had her
v.23 whose wife shall she be of them? For the 7
had her to wife
v.28 and 1 of the scribes came...
v.28 which is the 1st commandment of
v.29 The 1st of all the commandments
v.29 The Lord our God is 1 Lord
v.30 This is the 1st commandment
v.31 And the 2nd is like, namely
v.32 For there is 1 God
v.42 And she threw in 2 mites which
make a farthing
|v.1-9 Man who
planted a vineyard - hired husbandmen
v.13-17 Pharisees and Herodians - sent
to catch Jesus in His words
v.27 Sadducees - questioning Jesus
about the wife of 7 brothers
v.28 A Scribe - questioning Jesus
about the first commandment
v.35-37 David - calleth Him Lord
v.42 Poor widow - she threw in two
mites, which make a farthing
Jesus gives signs for the destruction of the
|v.1 As he went out of the temple
1 of his disciples saith unto him
v.2 There shall not be 1 stone left
v.10 Gospel must 1st be
published among all nations
- went out of the temple, being questioned by a disciple
v.3-37 Peter and James and John and Andrew - asking
Jesus privately what the sign would be & Jesus’ answer
v3. Bethany in the house of Simon the leper.
Woman anoints Jesus’ head with box of ointment
v.17 Into Jerusalem (v.17).
Jesus institutes Lord’s Supper.
v.32 Gethsemane still in Jerusalem (v.32).
Jesus prays in the Garden of Gethsemane.
Jesus taken before the High Priest.
Peter denies Jesus.
|v.1 After 2
days was the feast of the passover
v.5 It might have been sold for more than 300
v.10 And Judas Iscariot 1 of the
v.12 And the 1st day of unleavened
v.13 And he sendeth forth 2 of his
v.17 And in the evening he cometh with the 12
v.18 Verily I say unto you 1 of you
v.19 and to say unto him 1 by
v.20 It is 1 of the
12 that dippeth
v.30 Before the cock crow 2 (twice)
thou shall deny me 3 (thrice)
v.37 Couldest not thou watch 1 hour
v.41 And he cometh the 3rd time
v.43 cometh Judas 1 of the
v.47 And 1 of them that stood by drew
v.58 and within 3 days I will build
v.66 there cometh 1 of the maids
v.69 This is 1 of them
v.70 Surely thou are 1 of them
v.72 And the 2nd time the cock crew
v.72 Before the cock crow (twice) 2
thou shall deny me (thrice) 3
|v.1 Chief priests
and Scribes - seek how to put Jesus to death
v.3 Simon the leper - Jesus was at his
v.4 Woman with alabaster box - poured
precious ointment on Jesus’ head
v.10 Judas Iscariot - went to chief
priest to betray Jesus
v.14 Two of Jesus’s disciples - sent
to check where they could eat the passover
v.22-25 Jesus - taking the bread and
fruit of the vine
v.29 Peter - promising not to be
offended by Jesus
v.30 Jesus - tells Peter that he will
v.33 Peter, James, & John - Jesus took
them with Him to the garden they fall asleep
v.43-45 Judas - coming to betray Jesus
v.47 Servant of the high priest - had
his ear cut off by one of them
v.51 A certain young man - linen cloth
about his naked body
v.54-72 Peter - following afar off
then denies Jesus
v.60-64 High Priest - questioning
v.66-67 Maid - asking Peter if he was
a follower of Jesus
v.69 Another Maid - saying again that
Peter was a follower of Jesus
v.70 Some that stood by - saying to
Peter that he surely was a disciple
Jesus taken to Pilate.
Jesus is crucified.
Joseph of Arimathaea takes Jesus’ body.
|v.6 Released unto them
v.7 There was 1 named Barabbas
v.25 It was the 3rd hour, and they
v.27 With Him they crucified 2
v.27 The 1 on the right hand the other
on His left
v.29 And buildest it in 3 days
v.33 When the 6th hour was come
v.33 Darkness over the whole land until the 9th
v.34 And at the 9th hour Jesus
v.36 1 ran and filled a spunge
|v.1 Chief Priests
- held a consultation with elders and scribes and the whole counsil &
v.1 Pilate - Jesus was delivered to
v.11 Barabbas - a prisoner who the
people said to release instead of Jesus
v.16-20 Soldiers - dressed Jesus in
purple, put a crown of thorns on His head, saluted Him, smote Him on the
head spit on Him and mocked Him, then led Him out to crucify Him
v.21 Simon - a Cyrenian, father of
Alexander and Rufus , compelled to bear Jesus cross
v.27 Two thieves - on the crosses
v.29 People - making fun of Jesus as
he hung on the cross
v.31 Chief priests & Scribes - mocking
v.34 Jesus - cried out with a loud
v.35 Elias - people said that Jesus
was calling for him
v.40 Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James the
less, Joses, and Salome and many other women - they had come up
with him to Jerusalem and were now looking afar off
v.43 Joseph - from Arimathaea, an
honourable counsellor, asked Pilate for Jesus’ body
v.44 Pilate - marvelling that Jesus
was already dead
v.45 Joseph - given the body of Jesus
v.47 Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of Joses
- they beheld where he was laid
Jesus’ tomb is found empty.
Jesus appears to Mary Magdalen and the eleven.
|v.2 And very early in the morning the
1st day of the week
v.9 Now when Jesus was risen early the 1st
day of the week
v.9 He appeared 1st to Mary Magdalene
out of whom he had cast 7 devils
v.12 After that he appeared in another form unto
2 of them
v.14 Afterward He appeared unto the
Magdalene and Mary the mother of James and Salome - brought oil
and spices to anoint Jesus’ body with
v.5 A young man - sitting one the
right side of the sepulchre
v.8 Peter and the other disciples -
the young man told the women to go tell them what they had seen
v.9 Jesus - risen early on the first
day of the week
v.9 Mary Magdalene - Jesus appeared to
v.14-20 Jesus - preaching and
appearing to the others and being received into heaven
Location: Empty Tomb
Event Before: Jesus buried in Joseph of Arimathea’s tomb
Event After: Mary Magdalene, Mother Mary, and Salome visit tomb
v.12-13 Jesus appears to two disciples. Jesus was
in another form. Disciples not named. Remaining disciples still do not
Location: Road to country
Event Before: Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene
Event After: Appears to the 12 & announces Great Commission
v.20 Disciples confirm word with signs.
Event Before: Great Commission
Event After: End of Mark