Preparations for the Passover: The Gospel Accounts: A Chronological Harmony

Preparations for the Passover

Reading Assignment:

Matthew 26:1-5, 14-19
Mark 14:1-2, 10-16
Luke 21:37-22:13

Exodus 12:14-28
Zechariah 11:12

Did you understand what you read?

  1. How long is it until the Passover?
  2. What did Jesus say will happen soon?
  3. Meanwhile what were the priests and elders planning? When did they not want it to happen? Why?
  4. Who approached the chief priests? What did he offer? What was he paid?
  5. What was the following day called? What happens on this day?
  6. What did the disciples ask Jesus?
  7. Who was sent? How were the disciples to find a place to have the Passover meal?