Comb and toothbrush and no extra luggage. We may request cookies to be set on your device. If it costs any more, put it on my bill - I'll pay you on my way back.' 30-32 Jesus answered by telling a story. God’s promise becomes judgment to the person who rejects it. “I’ve been given it all by my Father!
Tell her to lend me a hand.”, 41-42 The Master said, “Martha, dear Martha, you’re fussing far too much and getting yourself worked up over nothing. Tyre and Sidon will have it easy on Judgment Day compared to you.
However, later, speaking to the twelve, Jesus will say, “When I sent you out without purse, and wallet, and shoes, did you lack anything?” (22:35). These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience. 10 1 Later the Master selected seventy and sent them ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he intended to go. 27 He said, "That you love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and muscle and intelligence - and that you love your neighbor as well as you do yourself." The mission is urgent, and requires their full attention. Which of the three became a neighbor to the man attacked by robbers?”. And rejecting me is the same as rejecting God, who sent me. “Fortunate the eyes that see what you’re seeing! 10 1 Later the Master selected seventy and sent them ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he intended to go. In the morning he took out two silver coins and gave them to the innkeeper, saying, ‘Take good care of him.
7:27 spoke of the sending of John the Baptist, whose death Luke recently mentioned (9:9). 32 Then a Levite religious man showed up; he also avoided the injured man. One thing only is essential, and Mary has chosen it—it’s the main course, and won’t be taken from her.”. The one who rejects you, rejects me. 3 “On your way! All the same, the great triumph is not in your authority over evil, but in God’s authority over you and presence with you. But be careful—this is hazardous work. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?”(AF), 26 “What is written in the Law?” he replied. ON OUR KNEES FOR THE NEXT GENERATION . © Copyright - Enduring Word       |      . She had a sister, Mary, who sat before the Master, hanging on every word he said. 16 “The one who listens to you, listens to me. How do you interpret it?" Jesus commands the seventy to forego that kind of self-serving behavior and to focus on the purpose for which they have come.
Those who witness the repudiation might be persuaded to listen. • The people of Jesus’ day thought that health/wealth validated the person’s right standing with God and illness/poverty indicated God’s displeasure. 2 He told them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. (AK) 32 So too, a Levite, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side. Do you think you’re about to be promoted to heaven? Some Christians today, taking this verse literally, make the handling of poisonous snakes a test of faith. When he saw the man’s condition, his heart went out to him. 12“I tell you, it will be more tolerable in that day for Sodom than for that city. (Nashville: Abingdon, 1995), Evans, Craig A., New International Biblical Commentary: Luke (Peabody, Massachusetts: Hendrickson Publishers, Inc., 1990), Fitzmyer, Joseph A., S.J., The Anchor Bible: The Gospel According to Luke X-XXIV (New York: Doubleday, 1985), Gilmour, S. MacLean & Knox, John, The Interpreter’s Bible, Volume 8. Check to enable permanent hiding of message bar and refuse all cookies if you do not opt in. Tell her to lend me a hand.”, 41-42 The Master said, “Martha, dear Martha, you’re fussing far too much and getting yourself worked up over nothing.
As a result, they will be judged even more harshly than Tyre and Sidon, whose sins might have been worse but who did not have the benefit of knowing Jesus personally. • In both, we find the phrase “before his face” (Deuteronomy 1:21; Luke 10:1). 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 Eugene H. Peterson by NavPress Publishing. In a lingering time of chaos and uncertainty, are you longing to rediscover God's grace? “seventy others” (v. 1a) sounds as if the twelve are not part of this mission. Distraction can be fatal. 15 And you, Capernaum,(S) will you be lifted to the heavens? The one who rejects you, rejects me. 22 "I've been given it all by my Father! SCRIPTURE QUOTATIONS are from the World English Bible (WEB), a public domain (no copyright) modern English translation of the Holy Bible. Some manuscripts read seventy and others read seventy-two, and we cannot determine with authority which is correct. Jesus warned that there would be bad soil, but he also promised good soil bearing a hundredfold (8:4-15). Did you have any idea that God's kingdom was right on your doorstep?'
Johnson, Luke Timothy, Sacra Pagina: The Gospel of Luke (Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1991), Kee, Howard Clark and Gomes, Peter J., Proclamation 2: Pentecost 1, Series C (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1980), Nickle, Keith F., Preaching the Gospel of Luke (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2000), Nolland, John, Word Biblical Commentary: Luke 9:21 – 18:34, Vol. No one can put a hand on you. The principle is called saliah, which means that the one who is sent has the sender’s authority. Click to enable/disable Google reCaptcha. Then he put the man on his own donkey, brought him to an inn and took care of him. 39 She had a sister called Mary,(AN) who sat at the Lord’s feet(AO) listening to what he said.
No one can put a hand on you. When he saw the man's condition, his heart went out to him. Our larger purpose, the proclamation of the kingdom of God, will be lost. I saw Satan fall, a bolt of lightning out of the sky.
This is a difficult passage for many Christians today: • First, the commissioning of the seventy broadens Jesus’ missionaries beyond the twelve apostles, who were commissioned in the last chapter (9:1-6). LUKE 10. Doom, Bethsaida! Think again.
Don’t go from house to house.
Yes, Father, it pleased you to do it this way. The Lord calls and empowers those who are needed, and it is the Lord’s power that makes success possible. Then he lifted him onto his donkey, led him to an inn, and made him comfortable. The healing of the sick is an act of compassion, but it also draws attention to the message that the kingdom of God has come near. "Do it and you'll live."
You’re like lambs in a wolf pack. 38-40 As they continued their travel, Jesus entered a village. But if it’s not received, take it back and get out. 20Nevertheless, don’t rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.”. While the seventy are not to be distracted by common courtesies along the road (v. 4), they are to observe them once they arrive at their destination. (K) 9 Heal the sick who are there and tell them, ‘The kingdom of God(L) has come near to you.’ 10 But when you enter a town and are not welcomed, go into its streets and say, 11 ‘Even the dust of your town we wipe from our feet as a warning to you. A Disciple’s Message (10:9) Lk 10:9 Heal the sick in it and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’ Luke gives us a one-sentence summary of the message the disciples preached as they went. 15You, Capernaum, who are exalted to heaven, will be brought down to Hades.”. “There was once a man traveling from Jerusalem to Jericho. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. A self-serving disciple would be tempted to move from hospitality to hospitality—always seeking better food and lodging. There are plenty of prophets and kings who would have given their right arm to see what you are seeing but never got so much as a glimpse, to hear what you are hearing but never got so much as a whisper.”, 25 Just then a religion scholar stood up with a question to test Jesus. 6 If your greeting is received, then it's a good place to stay. And how few the harvest hands. 7 "Stay at one home, taking your meals there, for a worker deserves three square meals. 36 "What do you think? Jesus was saying to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; 2. But Martha was pulled away by all she had to do in the kitchen.