The Gospel of Luke

1. Who was Author?

One of the 12 disciples.
A physician and friend of Paul.
A tax collector.

2. Lukes's Gospel was probably written:

Around A.D. 60
Around A.D. 30
Around A.D. 110

3. The key verse in this Gospel is:

"I have spoken to you of earthly things and you do not believe; how then will you believe if I speak to you of heavenly things?"(3:12)
"Jesus said to him, 'Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.   For the Son of man came to seek and to save what was lost"(19:9,10).
"For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many" (10:45).

4. Lukes's gospel mentions the following more times than Matthew and Mark combined :

Repentance.
Salvation.
The Holy Spirit.

5. Luke wrote his Gospel with special attention to:

Gentiles, Theophilus("one who loves God"), and disadvantaged or excluded people everywhere.
A  Jewish audience.
The Christians in Rome.

6. Luke shows an obvious interest in:

The Roman law.
History.
Greek tradition.

7. Luke also wrote which companion volume?

Romans
1 Corinthians
Acts

8. The Gospel of Luke begins with:

A genealogy. 
Jesus' Birth.
A parable.

9.  Lukes's Gospel shows that Luke was:

Well educated.
Not well educated.
Not interested in historical facts.

10. Luke's Gospel emphasizes:

The role of the Holy Spirit.
The battle between Jesus and the Roman officials.
The relationship between Jesus and his disciples.




 

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