Luke (Understanding the Bible Commentary Series)
The Understanding the Bible Commentary Series helps readers navigate the strange and sometimes intimidating literary terrain of the Bible. These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. The contributors tackle the task of interpretation using the full range of critical methodologies and practices, yet they do so as people of faith who hold the text in the highest regard. Pastors, teachers, and lay people alike will cherish the truth found in this commentary series.
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Abraham Acts Additional Notes anointed apostles appearance Aramaic baptism blessing Book of Acts called Christian Chron cites commentary context death demons Deut Deuteronomy disciples Elijah episode evangelist Exod faith father Fitzmyer forgiveness Galilean Galilee Gentiles God’s Gospel Gospel of Thomas Greek healing heaven Herod Holy Spirit idea Israel Jerusalem Jewish Jews John John’s Josephus Judas kingdom kingdom of God Kings Lachs Leaney Lord Lord’s Lucan Luke Luke–Acts Luke’s Marcan Mark Mark’s Marshall Mary Matt Matthean Matthew means Messiah ministry Moses narrative one’s parable parallel passage Passover Peter Pharisees prayer preaching priest probably prophet question Qumran rabbis reference rejection religious repentance resurrection rich Roman Sabbath Sadducees salvation Samaritan Sanders Sanhedrin sayings source Scripture seen sermon servant suggests synagogue Synoptic Synoptic Gospels Talbert tax collector teaching temple Testament theme Tiede tradition twelve understood verse word Zacchaeus Zechariah