The Gospel According to Luke



Introduction to the Gospel of Luke From the New American Bible

Luke From the NIV Bible: author, recipient and purpose, date and place of writing, style, characteristics, sources, plan, and outline

Introduction to Luke By Henry Wansbrough OSB, Oxford University Faculty of Theology

The Gospel according to Luke By Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.

The Holy Spirit in Luke/Acts By Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.

Male/Female Pairs in Luke's Gospel By Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.

How to read the Gospel of Luke By Peter Edmonds SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the British Jesuits, October 2011

The Ascension and Pentecost with St Luke By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, May 2010

The Passion According to Saint Luke By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, March 2010

The Temptation of Jesus By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, February 2010

Keeping Lent with Saint Luke By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, February 2010

Psalm 118 (117 lxx) in Luke-Acts: Application of a 'New Exodus Motif' By Hyuk J. Kwon in Verbum et Ecclesia, 2009

Christ, Kingdom and Creation in Luke-Acts By Scott W. Hahn, St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, in Creazione e salvezza nella Bibbia, Pontifica Universita della Santa Croce, 2008

The Theme of Journey in Luke By Leslee Sniatynskyj in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Winter 2008

Christ, Kingdom, and Creation: Davidic Christology and Ecclesiology in Luke-Acts By Scott W. Hahn, St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, in Letter & Spirit: A Journal of Catholic Biblical Theology, 2007

The Good Samaritan By Desmond O'Donnell OMI in Compass: A Review of Topical Theology, Summer 2007

Lukan and Johannine Tradition in the Quran: A Story of (and Program for) Auslegungsgeschichte and Wirkungsgeschichte By Vernon K. Robbins. Chapter in the book Moving Beyond New Testament Theology? Essays in Conversation with Heikki Raisanen, 2005

Kingdom and Church in Luke-Acts: From Davidic Christology to Kingdom Ecclesiology By Scott W. Hahn in Reading Luke: Interpretation, Reflections, Formation, Zondervan, 2005

The Jerusalem Temple in Luke-Acts By N.H. Taylor in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2004

The Work of the Holy Spirit in Luke-Acts By Max Turner, academic vice principal and professor of New Testament at London Bible College in the United Kingdom, in Word & World, Spring 2003

Luke's Parables and the Purpose of Luke's Gospel By D Reinstorf, Research Associate: Department of New Testament Studies, University of Pretoria, in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2003

The Lord Has Remembered: Dialogic Use of the Book of Zechariah in the Discourse of the Gospel of Luke By Bettina Fischer, University of Cape Town, in Neotestamentica, 2003

From Despair to Communion: Discernment in the Writings of Luke By Patrick J. Howell in The Way, 2003

Semiotic Behaviour in Luke and John By Richard L Rohrbaugh, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2002

How Does Luke Portray Jesus as Servant of YHWH By R.F. O'Toole in Biblica, 2000

Mission, Witness, and the Coming of the Spirit By Peter T. O'Brien in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1999

Angelomorphic Categories, Early Christology and Discipleship, with Special Reference to Luke-Acts By Crispin H.T. Fletcher-Louis in Tyndale Bulletin, 1997

The Universalism of Luke By Henry Wansbrough, OSB, Oxford University Faculty of Theology

Jewish Responsibility for the Cross in Luke-Acts By Jon A. Weatherly, Associate Professor of Biblical Studies, Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary, Cincinnati, in Tyndale Bulletin, dissertation abstract, 1993

Stewardship and Almsgiving: Luke's Theology of Wealth By Kyoung-Jin Kim, Seoul National University, Korea, in Tyndale Bulletin, dissertation abstract, 1993

The Davidic Messiah in Luke-Acts: The Promise and Its Fulfilment in Lukan Christology By Mark L. Strauss, Department of Biblical Studies, Christian Heritage College, El Cajon, California, in Tyndale Bulletin, dissertation abstract, 1993

Interpretation of Luke-Acts and Implications for Jewish-Christian Dialogue By Anthony J. Saldarini in Word & World, 1992

Luke-Acts and a Theology of Creation By Walter E. Pilgrim, Lutheran Institute for Theological Education, Tacoma, Washington, in Word & World, 1992

Salvation in Luke-Acts By Mark Allan Powell, Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio, in Word & World, 1992

God's Faithfulness to the Faithless People: Trends in Interpretation of Luke-Acts By Jacob Jervell, University of Oslo, Norway, in Word & World, 1992

What Kind of King? What Kind of Kingdom? A Study of Luke By Robert C. Tannehill, Methodist Theological School in Ohio, Delaware, Ohio, in Word & World, 1992

"Fear" as the Witness to Jesus in Luke's Gospel By Aida Besancon Spencer in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1992

Good News to the Poor in Luke's Gospel By Mel Shoemaker in Wesley Theological Journal, 1992

A Vision of Things to Come in Luke's Gospel From Did Christ Rule Out Women Priests? by John Wijngaards, 1986

The Tension between Poverty and Possessions in the Gospel of Luke By John Sheila Galligan in Spirituality Today, 1985

Jesus and the Spirit in Lucan Perspective By M. Max B. Turner, Lecturer in New Testament, London Bible College, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1981

The Parable of the Pounds and Lucan Anti-Semitism By Jack T. Sanders in Theological Studies, December 1981

Luke's Use of the Old Testament As a Key to His Soteriology By William J. Larkin, Jr. in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 1977

Did Luke Have Access to Traditions about the Apostles and the Early Churches? By W. Ward Gasque, Regent College, Vancouver, in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 1975

Luke's Description of the Virginal Conception By Raymond E. Brown in Theological Studies, June 1974

The Resurrection of Jesus in Luke By I. H. Marshall, M.A., B.D., Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in New Testament Exegesis, the University of Aberdeen, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1973

Tradition and Theology in Luke (Luke 8:5-15) By I. H. Marshall, M.A., B.D., Ph.D., Lecturer in New Testament Exegesis, University of Aberdeen, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1969

The Salvific Character of Jesus' Death in Lucan Soteriology By Richard Zehnle in Theological Studies, September 1969

The Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts Chapter 10 of A Historical Introduction to the New Testament by Robert M. Grant, 1963

The Gospel of Luke Chapter 9 of An Introduction to the New Testament by Richard Heard, 1950

Gospel of Saint Luke By Cornelius Aherne in The Catholic Encyclopedia, 1910

Magnificat, Its Author and Meaning By George S. Hitchcock, S. J. Scroll to page 623. The American Catholic Quarterly Review, Volume 32, From January to October, 1907

The Probable Use of the First Gospel by Luke By Edward Young Hincks in Journal of Biblical Literature, 1891

The Gospel of Luke By Barry D. Smith of Atlantic Baptist Unniversity

Notes on the Gospel of Luke Part of James Tabor 's "Jewish-Roman World of Jesus" web site

Luke: Introduction, Outline, and Argument By Daniel B. Wallace, Th.M., Ph.D.

Color-Coded Luke Blue = Q material (Q), Red= Mark (Mk), Orange = Luke's Special Material (L). Part of James Tabor 's "Jewish-Roman World of Jesus" web site

Examples of Socio-Rhetorical Interpretation in Luke Pages created and maintained by David Charnon

Luke's Attitude Towards the Rich and the Poor By Warren Heard Northbrook, Il

Almsgiving in Luke: Implications for Christian Discipleship and Corporate Philanthropy James J. McGee, Spirituality and Business Project Director, Leavey School of Business and Administration, Santa Clara University

A Study of Prayer in the Gospel of Luke By Timothy Green, Youth Pastor, Briarwood Church, Master of Divinity Candidate, Lubbock Christian University

The Exegetical Meaning of Dei in the Gospel According to Saint Luke By Chikaogu Diokpala Ossai-Ugbah, PhD Student in Biblical Theology at Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria

The Who, Whom, and When of Luke-Acts By Richard J. Martinez

Luke 1-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 1 Chapter 1 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 1:1-4 Prologue
Luke 1:5-4-23 Birth of Baptist foretold
Luke 1:26-38 Birth of Jesus foretold
Luke 1:39-45 Mary visits Elizabeth
Luke 1:46-55 Mary's song
Luke 1:57-66 John the Baptist's birth
Luke 1:67-80 Zechariah's song

The Infancy Narratives in Luke's Gospel By Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D. Outline of the passages with comparison to the birth narratives of Samson and Samuel

Sermons 1-11. (Luke 1:1-3:23) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

The Claims of the Prologues and Greco-Roman Rhetoric: The Prefaces to Luke and Acts in Light of Greco-Roman Rhetorical Strategies By Vernon K. Robbins, in Jesus and the Heritage of Israel: Luke's Narrative Claim upon Israel's Legacy, 1999

Mary's Magnificat By Daniel W. Casey in Scripture from Scratch, 2000

Socio-Rhetorical Criticism: Mary, Elizabeth, and the Magnificat as a Test Case By Vernon K. Robbins, in The New Literary Criticism and the New Testament, 1994

Narrative Logic in the Annunciation to Mary (Luke 1.26-38) By David Landry in Journal of Biblical Literature, 1995

"Blessed Be Jael Among Women": Judges 4:4-24, Luke 1:46-55 By Rev. John L. Bell in McMaster Journal of Theology and Ministry, vol 5, 2002

The Problem of a Beginning: Israel's Scriptures in Luke 1-2 By Joel B. Green in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1994

Luke 2-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 2 Chapter 2 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 2:1-20 The Birth of Jesus
Luke2:21 He was named Jesus
Luke 2:22-35 Simeon's prophecy
Luke 2:36-40 Anna the prophetess
Luke 2:41-52 Boy Jesus at Temple

Extraordinary News to Ordinary People Verse Commentary on Luke 2:8-20 by Jirair Tashjian

"Peace upon Earth Among Men of His Good Will" (Lk 2:14) By Joseph A. Fitzmyer in Theological Studies, June 1958

Good News from Israel to the Ends of the Earth Verse Commentary on Luke 2:21-35 by Jirair Tashjian

The Jewish people, family of Jesus: Luke 2:41-52 By Etienne Ostier in SIDIC Periodical, 1986

Luke 3-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 3 Chapter 3 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 3:1-6 John the Baptist preaches
Luke 3:7-20 Summons to repentance
Luke3:21-22 Jesus' baptism
Luke3:23-38 Jesus' genealogy

Luke 4-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 4 Chapter 4 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 4:1-13 Jesus' temptation
Luke 4:14-22 Jesus in Galilee
Luke 4:23-30 Rejected at Nazareth
Luke 4:31-37 Boy freed of demon
Luke 4:38-44 Jesus heals many

Sermons 12-25 (Luke 4:1-6:17) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

The Socio-Rhetorical Role of Old Testament Scripture in Luke 4-19 By Vernon K. Robbins, in Z Noveho Zakona /From the New Testament: Sbornik k narozeninam Prof. ThDr. Zdenka Sazavy, 2001

Luke 4 From the 2007 Anglican interfaith consultation in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

Proclaiming the Righteous Reign of Jesus: Luke 4 and the Justice of God By David L. Tiede, Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, 1987

Haunting Book--Haunted People (Jeremiah 36; Luke 4:16-40) By Walter Brueggemann, Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia, in Word & World, 1991

Good News to the Poor: A Commentary on Lk 4: 16-30 By Sean Kealy, C.S.Sp. in Spiritan Horizons, Fall 2006. Go to page 48

Jesus' Preaching in the Synagogue nn the Sabbath (Luke 4:16-28) By Asher Finkel in SIDIC Periodical, 1984

Impressed Unbelievers as Witnesses to Christ (Luke 4:22a) By John Nolland in Journal of Biblical Literature, June 1979

Luke 5-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 5 Chapter 5 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 5:1-11 The first disciples
Luke 5:12-16 Jesus heals the leper
Luke 5:17-26 A lame man healed
Luke 5:27-32 Jesus calls Levi
Luke 5:33-39 Jesus questioned

The Son of Man in Luke 5:24 By Darrell L. Bock in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1991

Luke 6-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 6 Chapter 6 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 6:1-5 Lord of the Sabbath
Luke 6:6-11 Shrivelled hand healed
Luke 6:12-19 The Twelve Apostles
Luke 6:20-26 The beatitudes
Luke 6:27-38 Love for enemies
Luke 6:39-42 Parable of the blind
Luke 6:43-45 A tree and its fruits
Luke 6:46-49 A foolish builder

Honoring the Dishonored: The Cultural Edge of Jesus' Beatitudes By Jerome H. Neyrey, S.J., University of Notre Dame

Luke's Rewriting of the Sermon on the Mount By Mark A. Matson, Milligan College

Sermons 27-38 (Luke 6:20-7:28) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Luke 7-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 7 Chapter 7 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 7:1-10 The Centurion's faith
Luke 7:11-17 Widow's son restored
Luke 7:18-30 Jesus the Baptist
Luke 7:31-35 The sulking children
Luke 7:36-50 A Sinner's love

"Do You See This Woman?" (Luke 7:44): A Liberative Look at Luke 7:36-50 and Strategies for Reading Other Lucan Stories Against the Grain By Barbara Reid, O.P

What Does It Mean to Say That There Are Additions in Luke 7,36-50? By John J. Kilgallen in Biblica, 2005

Sermons 39-46 (Luke 7:31-8:56) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Luke 8-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 8 Chapter 8 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 8:1-3 Women who served Jesus
Luke 8:4-15 Parable of the sower
Luke 8:16-18 Parable of the lamp
Luke 8:19-21 True kinship
Luke 8:22-25 Jesus calms the sea
Luke 8:26-39 Possessed man freed

Luke 9-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 9 Chapter 9 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 9:1-6 Sending of the Twelve
Luke 9:7-9 Herod's perplexion
Luke 9:10-17 Jesus feeds 5000
Luke 9:18-22 Peter recognizes Christ
Luke 9:23-27 True discipleship
Luke 9:28-36 Jesus transfigured
Luke 9:37-43 A boy delivered
Luke 9:43-45 Crucifixion foretold
Luke 9:46-50 True greatness
Luke 9:51-56 Samaritan opposition
Luke 9:57-62 Counting the cost

Sermons 47-56 (Luke 9:1-56) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Sermons 57-65 (Luke 9:57-10:21) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

The Transfiguration of Jesus By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, February 2010

The Transfiguration of Our Lord, Luke 9:28-36 By Michael Rogness, Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota in Word & World, 1989

Luke 10-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 10 Chapter 10 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 10:1-12 Seventy-two sent
Luke 10:13-16 Gospel rejected
Luke 10:17-24 Satan's downfall
Luke10:25-37 A Good Samaritan
Luke 10:38-42 The better portion

A study of Luke 10 in context By Ulrich Busse in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2005

Martha and Mary: Why at Luke 10,38-42? By John J. Kilgallen in Biblica, 2003

Sermons 66-80 (Luke 10:22-11:18) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Commentary on Luke 10:22 By St. Athanasius

The Etho-Poietic of the Parable of the Good Samaritan (Lk 10:25-37). The Ethics of Seeing in a Culture of Looking the Other Way By R Zimmermann, Universities of Mainz and Pretoria, in Verbum et Ecclesia, 2008

Luke 11-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 11 Chapter 11 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 11:1-4 Teach us to pray
Luke11:5-14 Ask and receive
Luke 11:15-26 Malicious slander
Luke 11:27-28 Truly blessed
Luke 11:29-32 Sign of Jonah
Luke 11:33-36 A darkened heart
Luke 11:37-41 Give to the poor
Luke 11:42-46 Sins of legalists
Luke 11:47-54 Legalism exposed

From Enthymeme to Theology in Luke 11:1-13 By Vernon K. Robbins, in Literary Studies in Luke-Acts: A Collection of Essays in Honor of Joseph B. Tyson, 1998

Hospitality and Characterization in Luke 11:37-54: A Socio-Narratological Approach By David B. Gowler in Semeia, 1993

Sermons 81-88 (Luke 11:19-12:10) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

"Like a Gleaming Flash": Matthew 6:22-23, Luke 11:34-36 and the Divine Sense in Origen By Robert J Hauck,in Anglican Theological Review, Fall 2006

Luke 12-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 12 Chapter 12 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 12:1-7 Fear not
Luke 12:8-12 The unpardonable sin
Luke 12:13-21 The rich fool
Luke 12:22-34 Do not worry
Luke 12:35-38 Be prepared!
Luke 12:39-48 Thief in the night!
Luke 12:49-53 Fire and division!
Luke 12:54-59 Sign of the times

Sermons 89-98 (Luke 12:13-13:9) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Luke 13-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 13 Chapter 13 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 13:1-9 Suffering and sin
Luke 13:10-17 A crippled healed
Luke 13:18-21 Mustard seed parable
Luke 13:22-30 Risk being shut out
Luke 13:31-35 Averting disaster

Sermons 99-109 (Luke 13:22-16:13) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

'Repent or Perish' By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, March 2010

Luke 14-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 14 Chapter 14 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 14:1-6 Healing on the Sabbath
Luke 14:7-11 Seeking place of honor
Luke 14:12-14 The invitation list
Luke 14:15-24 The great banquet
Luke 14:25-33 Cost of discipleship
Luke 14:34-35 The discarded salt

All Is Now Ready: An Exegesis of 'The Great Banquet' (Luke 14:15-24) and 'The Marriage Feast' (Matthew 22:1-14) By J. Lyle Story in American Theological Inquiry, 2009. Scroll down to page 67

Luke 15-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 15 Chapter 15 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 15:1-10 Parable of lost & found
Luke 15:11-32 Lost son restored

Don't Throw Stones: Deuteronomy and the Prodigal Son By Graham Kings, vicar of St Mary, Islington

The Prodigal Son and His Jealous Brother By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, March 2010

The Prodigal Father: A Postmodern Homily By Desmond Ryan in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, March 2010

A Man Had Two Sons By Herman Hendrickx, C.I.C.M. in East Asian Pastoral Review, 1994

Luke 16-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 16 Chapter 16 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 16:1-8 The dishonest manager
Luke 16:9-15 Some shrewd advice
Luke 16:16-18 God's unchangeable law
Luke 16:19-31 A rich man & Lazarus

Honor Restored: New Light on the Parable of the Unjust Steward (Luke 16:1-8a) By David Landry and Ben May in Journal of Biblical Literature, 2000

The Story of the Dishonest Manager (Lk 16:1-13) By Joseph A. Fitzmyer in Theological Studies, March 1964

Toward Jerusalem through Samaria From the archives of the Diocese Partenia

Sermons 110-123 (Luke 16:14-18:27) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Twin Parables of Stewardship in Luke 16 By J. Lyle Story in American Theological Inquiry, January 2009. Scroll down to page 105

When Patrons Are Not Patrons: A Social-Scientific Reading of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Lk 16:19-26) By Ernest Van Eck, Department of New Testament Studies, University of Pretoria, South Africa, in HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies, 2009

Luke 17-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 17 Chapter 17 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 17:1-6 Causing others to stumble
Luke 17:7-10 Doing one's duty
Luke 17:11-19 Ten lepers healed
Luke 17:20-25 Signs of his coming
Luke 17:26-37 The second coming

The ten lepers, Luke 17,11-19 From the archives of the Diocese Partenia

What Kind of a Sign are Vultures? Luke 17,37b By John Topel in Biblica, 2003

"Your Faith Has Made You Well": Healing and Salvation in Luke 17:12-19 By Frederick J. Gaiser, Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, Summer 1996

Luke 18-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 18 Chapter 18 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 18:1-8 The persistent widow
Luke 18:9-14 Pharisee & Tax collector
Luke 18:15-17 The children and Jesus
Luke 18:18-30 The rich young ruler
Luke 18:35-43 A blind beggar sees

The Importance of the Redactor in Luke 18,9-14 By John J. Kilgallen in Biblica, 1998

Sermons 124-134 (Luke 18:28-20:18) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

"In the Vicinity of Jericho": Luke 18:35 in the Light of its Synoptic Parallels By Stanley E. Porter in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1992

Luke 19-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 19 Chapter 19 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 19: 1-10 Jesus visits Zacchaeus
Luke 19: 11-27 A money parable
Luke 19:28-40 The triumphal entry
Luke 19:41-44 Jesus wept
Luke 19:45-48 Jesus at the Temple

Luke 19 1-27 From the 2007 Anglican interfaith consultation in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

The Interplay of the Present and Future in the Kingdom of God (Luke 19:11-44) By Laurie Guy, Lecturer in New Testament, Carey Baptist College, Auckland, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1997

The 'A-Triumphal' Entry (Luke 19:28-48)  Historical Backgrounds, Theological Motifs and the Purpose of Luke By Brent Roger Kinman, Cambridge 1993 dissertation summary, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1994

Luke 20-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 20 Chapter 20 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 20:1-18 Parable of vineyard
Luke 20:19-26 Caesar and God
Luke 20:27-40 Sons of resurrection
Luke 20:41-47 Jesus' warnings

Jesus' Exposition of Scripture in L Luke 20:9-19: An Inquiry in Light of Jewish Hermeneutics By Charles A. Kimball III in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1993

Sermons 135-145 (Luke 20:19-22:38) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

Luke 21-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 21 Chapter 21 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 21:1-4 The precious gift
Luke 21:5-11 End time signs
Luke 21:12-19 Tidings of trouble
Luke 21:20-28 The second coming
Luke 21:29-33 Parable of fig tree
Luke 21:34-38 Watch at all times!

A way of life, Luke 21,5-19 From the archives of the Diocese Partenia

Luke 22-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 22 Chapter 22 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 22:1-13 Betrayal at Passover
Luke 22:14-23 Last Supper
Luke 22:24-30 Disciples' strife
Luke 22:31-46 Prayer & temptation
Luke 22:47-54 Jesus' arrested
Luke 22:54-71 Peter disowns Jesus

The Last Supper Commentary on Luke 22:1-38 by Donald Senior, C.P.

Luke 22:29-30 and the Time Frame for Dining and Ruling By Peter K. Nelson, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Henning, Minnesota, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1993

The Hour of Darkness Commentary on Luke 22:39-65 by Donald Senior, C.P.

Jesus on Trial Commentary on Luke 22:66-23:25 by Donald Senior, C.P.

Jesus' First Trial: Messiah and Son of God (Luke 22,66-71) By John J. Kilgallen in Biblica, 1999

Sermons 146-156 (Luke 22:39-24:45) Commentary on Luke by St. Cyril of Alexandria

The Kings of the Gentiles and the Leader Who Serves: Luke 22:24-30 By David L. Tiede, Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, in Word & World, 1992

The social setting of Jesus' exaltation in Luke-Acts (Lk 22:69 and Ac 7:56) By Jean-Claude Loba-Mkole in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2005

Luke 23-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 23 Chapter 23 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 23:1-25 Jesus' trial
Luke 23:26-31 Road to Calvary
Luke 23:32-43 Crucified as King
Luke 23:44-49 Jesus' death
Luke 23:50-56 Jesus' burial

The Way of the Cross Commentary on Luke 23:26-32 by Donald Senior, C.P.

The Death of the Just Man Commentary on Luke 23:33-49 by Donald Senior, C.P.

Death and Victory Commentary on Luke 23:50-56 by Donald Senior, C.P.

A matter of thieves. Luke 23,39 and following From the archives of the Diocese Partenia

The Meaning of Jesus' Death in Luke By Susan R. Garrett, Yale Divinity School, in Word & World, 1992

Luke 24-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Catena Aurea Luke 24 Chapter 24 verse-by-verse text plus commentary by Church Fathers

Texts and Meditations by Don Schwager
Luke 24:1-12 He has risen!
Luke 24:13-35 On road to Emmaus
Luke 24:35-46 Jesus appears
Luke 24:46-53 The ascension

Our God Reigns: The Body of the Risen Lord in Luke 24 By Andy Johnson, associate professor of New Testament at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, Tennessee, in Word & World, Spring 2002

The Resurrection According to St Luke By Jack Mahoney SJ in Thinking Faith: The Online Journal of the English Jesuits, April 2010

The Road to Emmaus By Kathleen Coyle, SSC in East Asian Pastoral Review, 2006




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