The Gospel According to Luke



Introduction to the Gospel of Luke From the New American Bible

Introduction to Luke Henry Wansbrough OSB

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

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

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

How to read the Gospel of Luke Peter Edmonds SJ

The Ascension and Pentecost with St Luke Jack Mahoney SJ

The Passion According to Saint Luke Jack Mahoney SJ

The Temptation of Jesus Jack Mahoney SJ

Keeping Lent with Saint Luke Jack Mahoney SJ

Psalm 118 (117 lxx) in Luke-Acts: Application of a 'New Exodus Motif' Hyuk J. Kwon

Christ, Kingdom and Creation in Luke-Acts Scott W. Hahn

The Theme of Journey in Luke Leslee Sniatynskyj

Christ, Kingdom, and Creation: Davidic Christology and Ecclesiology in Luke-Acts Scott W. Hahn

The Good Samaritan Desmond O'Donnell OMI

Lukan and Johannine Tradition in the Quran: A Story of (and Program for) Auslegungsgeschichte and Wirkungsgeschichte Vernon K. Robbins

Kingdom and Church in Luke-Acts: From Davidic Christology to Kingdom Ecclesiology Scott W. Hahn

The Jerusalem Temple in Luke-Acts N.H. Taylor

The Work of the Holy Spirit in Luke-Acts Max Turner

Luke's Parables and the Purpose of Luke's Gospel D Reinstorf

The Lord Has Remembered: Dialogic Use of the Book of Zechariah in the Discourse of the Gospel of Luke Bettina Fischer

From Despair to Communion: Discernment in the Writings of Luke Patrick J. Howell

Semiotic Behaviour in Luke and John Richard L Rohrbaugh

How Does Luke Portray Jesus as Servant of YHWH R.F. O'Toole

Mission, Witness, and the Coming of the Spirit Peter T. O'Brien

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

The Universalism of Luke Henry Wansbrough, OSB

Jewish Responsibility for the Cross in Luke-Acts Jon A. Weatherly

Stewardship and Almsgiving: Luke's Theology of Wealth Kyoung-Jin Kim

The Davidic Messiah in Luke-Acts: The Promise and Its Fulfilment in Lukan Christology Mark L. Strauss

Interpretation of Luke-Acts and Implications for Jewish-Christian Dialogue Anthony J. Saldarini

Luke-Acts and a Theology of Creation Walter E. Pilgrim

Salvation in Luke-Acts Mark Allan Powell

God's Faithfulness to the Faithless People: Trends in Interpretation of Luke-Acts Jacob Jervell

What Kind of King? What Kind of Kingdom? A Study of Luke Robert C. Tannehill

"Fear" as the Witness to Jesus in Luke's Gospel Aida Besancon Spencer

Good News to the Poor in Luke's Gospel Mel Shoemaker

A Vision of Things to Come in Luke's Gospel John Wijngaards

The Tension between Poverty and Possessions in the Gospel of Luke John Sheila Galligan

Jesus and the Spirit in Lucan Perspective M. Max B. Turner

The Parable of the Pounds and Lucan Anti-Semitism Jack T. Sanders

Luke's Use of the Old Testament As a Key to His Soteriology William J. Larkin, Jr.

Did Luke Have Access to Traditions about the Apostles and the Early Churches? W. Ward Gasque

Luke's Description of the Virginal Conception Raymond E. Brown

The Resurrection of Jesus in Luke I. H. Marshall, M.A., B.D., Ph.D.

Tradition and Theology in Luke (Luke 8:5-15) I. H. Marshall, M.A., B.D., Ph.D.

The Salvific Character of Jesus' Death in Lucan Soteriology Richard Zehnle

The Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts Robert M. Grant

The Gospel of Luke Richard Heard

Gospel of Saint Luke Catholic Encyclopedia

Magnificat, Its Author and Meaning George S. Hitchcock, S. J. Scroll to page 623

The Probable Use of the First Gospel by Luke Edward Young Hincks

Notes on the Gospel of Luke James Tabor

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

Color-Coded Luke James Tabor

Examples of Socio-Rhetorical Interpretation in Luke David Charnon

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

Almsgiving in Luke: Implications for Christian Discipleship and Corporate Philanthropy James J. McGee

A Study of Prayer in the Gospel of Luke Timothy Green

The Exegetical Meaning of Dei in the Gospel According to Saint Luke Chikaogu Diokpala Ossai-Ugbah, PhD

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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 1 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 Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D

Sermons 1-11. (Luke 1:1-3:23) 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 Vernon K. Robbins

Socio-Rhetorical Criticism: Mary, Elizabeth, and the Magnificat as a Test Case Vernon K. Robbins

Narrative Logic in the Annunciation to Mary (Luke 1.26-38) David Landry

"Blessed Be Jael Among Women": Judges 4:4-24, Luke 1:46-55 Rev. John L. Bell

The Problem of a Beginning: Israel's Scriptures in Luke 1-2 Joel B. Green

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

Catena Aurea Luke 2 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 Jirair Tashjian

"Peace upon Earth Among Men of His Good Will" (Lk 2:14) Joseph A. Fitzmyer

Good News from Israel to the Ends of the Earth Jirair Tashjian

The Jewish people, family of Jesus: Luke 2:41-52 Etienne Ostier

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

Catena Aurea Luke 3 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 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) St. Cyril of Alexandria

The Socio-Rhetorical Role of Old Testament Scripture in Luke 4-19 Vernon K. Robbins

Luke 4 Anglican interfaith consultation in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

Proclaiming the Righteous Reign of Jesus: Luke 4 and the Justice of God David L. Tiede

Haunting Book--Haunted People (Jeremiah 36; Luke 4:16-40) Walter Brueggemann

Good News to the Poor: A Commentary on Lk 4: 16-30 Sean Kealy, C.S.Sp.

Jesus' Preaching in the Synagogue nn the Sabbath (Luke 4:16-28) Asher Finkel

Impressed Unbelievers as Witnesses to Christ (Luke 4:22a) John Nolland

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

Catena Aurea Luke 5 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 Darrell L. Bock

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

Catena Aurea Luke 6 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 Jerome H. Neyrey, S.J.

Luke's Rewriting of the Sermon on the Mount Mark A. Matson

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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 7 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 Barbara Reid, O.P

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

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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 8 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 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) St. Cyril of Alexandria

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

The Transfiguration of Jesus Jack Mahoney SJ

The Transfiguration of Our Lord, Luke 9:28-36 Michael Rogness

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

Catena Aurea Luke 10 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 Ulrich Busse

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

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

Commentary on Luke 10:22 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 R Zimmermann

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

Catena Aurea Luke 11 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 Vernon K. Robbins

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

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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 12 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) St. Cyril of Alexandria

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

Catena Aurea Luke 13 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) St. Cyril of Alexandria

'Repent or Perish' Jack Mahoney SJ

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

Catena Aurea Luke 14 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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 15 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 Graham Kings

The Prodigal Son and His Jealous Brother Jack Mahoney

The Prodigal Father: A Postmodern Homily Desmond Ryan

A Man Had Two Sons Herman Hendrickx, C.I.C.M.

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

Catena Aurea Luke 16 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) David Landry and Ben May

The Story of the Dishonest Manager (Lk 16:1-13) Joseph A. Fitzmyer

Toward Jerusalem through Samaria Diocese Partenia

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

When Patrons Are Not Patrons: A Social-Scientific Reading of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Lk 16:19-26) Ernest Van Eck

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

Catena Aurea Luke 17 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 Diocese Partenia

What Kind of a Sign are Vultures? Luke 17,37b John Topel

"Your Faith Has Made You Well": Healing and Salvation in Luke 17:12-19 Frederick J. Gaiser

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

Catena Aurea Luke 18 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 John J. Kilgallen

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

"In the Vicinity of Jericho": Luke 18:35 in the Light of its Synoptic Parallels Stanley E. Porter

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

Catena Aurea Luke 19 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 Anglican interfaith consultation in Kaduna, Northern Nigeria

The Interplay of the Present and Future in the Kingdom of God (Luke 19:11-44) Laurie Guy

The 'A-Triumphal' Entry (Luke 19:28-48)  Historical Backgrounds, Theological Motifs and the Purpose of Luke Brent Roger Kinman

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

Catena Aurea Luke 20 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 Charles A. Kimball III

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

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

Catena Aurea Luke 21 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 Diocese Partenia

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

Catena Aurea Luke 22 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

Luke 22:29-30 and the Time Frame for Dining and Ruling Peter K. Nelson

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

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

The Kings of the Gentiles and the Leader Who Serves: Luke 22:24-30 David L. Tiede

The social setting of Jesus' exaltation in Luke-Acts (Lk 22:69 and Ac 7:56) Jean-Claude Loba-Mkole

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

Catena Aurea Luke 23 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

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

The Meaning of Jesus' Death in Luke Susan R. Garrett , 1992

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

Catena Aurea Luke 24 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 Andy Johnson

The Resurrection According to St Luke Jack Mahoney SJ

The Road to Emmaus Kathleen Coyle, SSC




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