Author Archives: Zdras

Luke 19 Jesus and Zacchaeus (19:1-10)

Imperative:   Context: GREEK VERBS:    NOTE (my commentary) DISCERNMENT QUESTIONSWhat does this quote say?What does it say that I should obey? What is the wish? What are the outcomes? What are the basic steps? What are the obstacles?Who needs … Continue reading

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Luke 7 Jesus and the Pharisees (7:30-50)

Imperative:   34 The Son of man has come eating and drinking; and you say, ‘Behold, a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ 37 And behold, a woman of the city, who was a sinner, … Continue reading

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Luke 7 The Inquiry of John the Baptist (7:19-29)

Imperative:   22 And he answered them, “Go and tell John what you have seen and heard: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, the poor have … Continue reading

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Luke 7 Miracles in Capernaum and Nain (7:1-18)

Imperatives:   [Centurion:] 6 And Jesus went with them. When he was not far from the house, the centurion sent friends to him, saying to him, “Lord, do not trouble yourself, for I am not worthy to have you come … Continue reading

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Luke 6 The Sermon on the Plain (6:17-49)

Imperative tense verbs in this chapter: 23 Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in heaven; for so their fathers did to the prophets. 42 Or how can you say to your brother, … Continue reading

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Luke 6 The Choice of the 12 Apostles (6:12-16)

Imperative: no imperatives spoken by Jesus. Context: Luke 6:12 In these days he went out to the mountain to pray; and all night he continued in prayer to God. 13 And when it was day, he called his disciples, and … Continue reading

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Luke 6 A Sabbath Controversy (6:1-11)

Imperative tense verbs in this chapter: Luke 6:8 But he knew their thoughts, and he said to the man who had the withered hand, “Come and stand here.” And he rose and stood there. 10 And he looked around on … Continue reading

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Luke 5 The First Tour of Galilee (5:1-39)

Imperative:  imperative tense verbs in this chapter:4 And when he had ceased speaking, he said to Simon, “Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.”8 But when Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at … Continue reading

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Luke 4 The First Tour of Galilee (4:42-44)

Imperative:  no imperatives spoken by Jesus Context: Luke 4:42 And when it was day he departed and went into a lonely place. And the people sought him and came to him, and would have kept him from leaving them;43 but … Continue reading

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Luke 4 The Beginning of the Ministry in Galilee (4:14-41)

Imperatives spoken by Jesus:  35 But Jesus rebuked him, saying, “Be silent, and come out of him!” Context: Luke 4:14 And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit into Galilee, and a report concerning him went out through all … Continue reading

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