1. The Final journey in each case involves or is precipitated by a Jewish plot.
2. There is a handing over to or a falling into the hands of the Gentiles in Jerusalem.
3. There is a triple prediction of coming suffering (cf. Luke 9:22,44; 18:31-34 to Acts 20:22024; 21:4; 21:10-11).
4. There is in the end a resignation to God’s will in both cases