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NOTES ON THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST LUKE

NOTES ON THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST LUKE

HEREIN WE MAY OBSERVE,

I. The beginning: and therein.   1. The conception of John............................. Chap. i, 5-25   2. The conception of Christ................................... 26-56   3. The birth and circumcision of John; the hymn of Zacharias;     the youth of John......................................... 57-80   4. Christ's birth.......................................... ii, 1-20    Christ's circumcision and name................................ 21     Presentation in the temple................................ 22-38     Country and growth........................................ 39,40II. The middle, when he was twelve years old and upward........... 41-52 III. The course of the history.   A. The introduction, wherein are described John the Baptist;    Christ's baptism, and temptation.................. iii, iv, 1-13   B. The acceptable year in Galilee,    d. Proposed at Nazareth..................................... 14-30    b. Actually exhibited,I. At Capernaum and near it; here we may observe,   1. Actions not censured, while Jesus    1. Teaches with authority................................... 31,32    2. Casts out a devil........................................ 33-37    3. Heals many sick.......................................... 38-41    4. Teaches every where...................................... 42-44    5. Calls Peter; then James and John................. Chap. v, 1-11    6. Cleanses the leper....................................... 12-16   2. Actions censured, more and more severally, here occur,    1. The healing the paralytic................................ 17-26    2. The calling of Levi; eating with publicans and sinners... 27-32    3. The question concerning fasting.......................... 33-39    4. The plucking the ears of corn.......................... vi, 1-5    5. The withered hand restored; snares laid................... 6-11   3. Actions having various effects on various persons,    1. Upon the apostles........................................ 12-16    2. Upon other hearers....................................... 17-40    3. Upon the centurion................................... vii, 1-10    4. Upon the disciples of John,     The occasion: the young man raised....................... 11-17     The message and answer................................... 18-23     The reproof of them that believed not John............... 24-35    5. Upon Simon and the penitent sinner....................... 36-50    6. Upon the woman who ministered to him................. viii, 1-3    7. Upon the people........................................... 4-18     Upon his mother and brethren............................. 19-21II. On the sea, and............................................... 22-26    Beyond it.................................................... 27-39III. On this side again.    1. Jairus and the flux of blood............................. 40-55    2. The apostles sent...................................... ix, 1-6    3. Herod's doubting........................................... 7-9    4. The relation of the apostles................................ 10    5. The earnestness of the people; our Lord's benignity;      five thousand fed........................................ 11-17   C. The preparation for his passion,    a. A recapitulation of the doctrine concerning his person:      his passion foretold..................................... 18-27    b. His transfiguration; the lunatic healed; his passion      again foretold; humility enjoined........................ 28-50    c. His last journey to Jerusalem, which we may divide      into eighteen intervals,    1. The inhospitable Samaritans borne with.................... 51-57    2. In the way, improper followers repelled,     Proper ones pressed forward............................... 58-62    3. Afterward the seventy sent; and received again.......... x, 1-24     And the scribe taught to love his neighbour, by the      example of the good Samaritan............................ 25-37    4. In Bethany, Mary preferred before Martha.................. 38-42    5. In a certain place the disciples taught to pray........ xi, 1-13     A devil cast out, and the action defended................. 14-26     The acclamation of the woman corrected.................... 27,28     Those who desire a sign reproved.......................... 29-36    6. In a certain house, the scribes and Pharisees censured.... 37-54    7. Our Lord's discourse to his disciples................. xii, 1-12       To one that interrupts him............................. 13-21       To his disciples again................................. 22-40       To Peter............................................... 41-53       To the people.......................................... 54-59    8. The necessity of repentance shown..................... xiii, 1-9     A woman healed on the Sabbath............................. 10-21    9. The fewness of them that are saved........................ 22-30   10. Herod termed a fox: Jerusalem reproved.................... 31-35   11. In the Pharisee's house, he cures the dropsy on the      Sabbath; and.......................................... xiv, 1-6     Teaches humility........................................... 7-11       Hospitality............................................ 12-14       The nature of the great supper......................... 15-24       The necessity of self denial........................... 25-35   12. Joy over repenting sinners defended, and......... Chap. xv, 1-10     Illustrated by the story of the prodigal son.............. 11-32     The unjust steward, wise in his generation............ xvi, 1-13     The Pharisees reproved; and warned by the story of........ 14-18      the rich man and Lazarus................................. 19-31     Cautions against scandals............................. xvii, 1-4     The faith of the apostles increased........................ 5-10   13. In the confines of Samaria and Galilee he heals ten lepers.11-19   14. Answers the question concerning the time when the kingdom      of God should come....................................... 20-37     Commends constant prayer............................. xviii, 1-8     Recommends humility by the story of the Pharisee and      publican.................................................. 9-14   15. Blesses little children................................... 15-17     Answers the rich young man................................ 18-27     And Peter, asking what he should have..................... 28-30   16. Foretells his passion a third time........................ 31-34   17. Near Jericho, cures a blind man........................... 35-42   18. In Jericho, brings salvation to Zaccheus.............. xix, 1-10     Answers touching the sudden appearance of his kingdom..... 11-28   D. Transactions at Jerusalem,    a. The four first days of the great week,     1. His royal entry......................................... 29-44     2. The abuse of the temple corrected....................... 45,46       Its use restored, and.................................. 47,48       Vindicated........................................... xx, 1-8     3. His discourses in the temple,      1. The parable of the husbandmen.......................... 9-19      2. The answer concerning paying tribute.................. 20-26       And the resurrection.................................. 27-40      3. The question concerning the Son of David.............. 41-44      4. The disciples admonished.............................. 45-47      5. The poor widow's offering commended................ xxi, 1-4     4. His prediction of the end of the temple, the city,       and the world.......................................... 5-38     5. Judas's agreement with the chief priests............ xxii, 1-6    b. Thursday,     1. Peter and John prepare the passover...................... 7-13     2. The Lord's Supper: discourse after it................... 14-23     3. The dispute, which of them was greatest................. 24-30     4. Peter, and the other apostles warned.................... 31-38     5. On the mount of Olives,      1. Jesus prays; is in an agony; strengthened by an angel;        wakes his disciples.................................. 39-46      2. Is betrayed; unseasonably defended.................... 47-53      3. Carried to the high priest's house....................... 54       Denied by Peter....................................... 55-62       Mocked................................................ 63-65    c. Friday,     1. His passion and death: transactions,      1. In the council........................................ 66-71      2. With Pilate...................................... xxiii, 1-5      3. With Herod............................................. 6-12      4. With Pilate again..................................... 13-25      5. In the way............................................ 26-32      6. At Golgotha, where,        The crucifixion itself, and Jesus's prayer........... 33,34        His garments parted..................................... 34        Scoffs: the inscription on the cross................. 35-39        The penitent thief................................... 40-43        The prodigies, and the death of Jesus................ 44-46        The beholders of it.................................. 47-49     2. His burial.............................................. 50-53    d. Friday evening and Saturday............................... 54-56    e. His resurrection made known,     1. To the women................................. Chap. xxiv, 1-12     2. To the two going into the country, and to Peter......... 13-35     3. To the other apostles................................... 36-45    f. The instructions given his apostles: his ascension........ 46-53