Definition of Synoptic Gospels in English:

Synoptic Gospels

Syllabification: Syn·op·tic Gos·pels


  • The Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke, which describe events from a similar point of view, as contrasted with that of John.
    More example sentences
    • The book's treatment of the Synoptic Gospels is much too brief to be enlightening.
    • The Synoptic Gospels are permeated with teaching about the kingdom of God.
    • Some scholars put a cautious date on Thomas, for example, in the middle of the first century, before the Synoptic Gospels.

More definitions of Synoptic Gospels

Definition of Synoptic Gospels in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space