The Birth of Jesus:

  • Luke 2:1 – “In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world.”
  • Luke 2:10 – “But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.'”
  • Luke 2:11 – “Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord.”
  • Luke 2:16 – “So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger.”
  • Luke 2:19 – “But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.”
  • Luke 2:52 – “And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man.”

John the Baptist Prepares the Way:

  • Luke 3:4 – “A voice of one calling in the wilderness, ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for him.'”
  • Luke 3:16 – “He replied, ‘I baptize with water, but one who is more powerful than I will come, the straps of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.'”

The Temptation of Jesus:

  • Luke 4:1 – “Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness.”
  • Luke 4:4 – “Jesus answered, ‘It is written: “Man shall not live on bread alone.”‘”
  • Luke 4:8 – “Jesus answered, ‘It is written: “Worship the Lord your God and serve him only.”‘”
  • Luke 4:13 – “When the devil had finished all this tempting, he left him until an opportune time.

The Ministry of Jesus:

  • Luke 4:16 – “He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. He stood up to read.”
  • Luke 4:18 – “The Spirit of the Lord is on me because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free.”
  • Luke 4:21 – “Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.”
  • Luke 4:22 – “All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his lips.”
  • Luke 4:24 – “Truly I tell you,” he continued, “no prophet is accepted in his hometown.”
  • Luke 4:24 – “But I tell you that Elijah has indeed come, and they did to him everything they pleased, just as it is written about him.”

The Calling of the Disciples:

  • Luke 5:4 – “When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, ‘Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a catch.'”
  • Luke 5:10 – “Then Jesus said to Simon, ‘Don’t be afraid; from now on you will fish for people.'”
  • Luke 5:16 – “But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed.”

The Sermon on the Mount:

  • Luke 6:20 – “Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.”
  • Luke 6:24 – “But woe to you who are rich, for you have already received your comfort.”
  • Luke 6:27 – “But I say to you who hear, love your enemies, do good to those who hate you.”
  • Luke 6:37 – “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.”
  • Luke 6:46 – “Why do you call me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ and do not do what I say?”

Parables and Teachings: 27. Luke 6:45 – “The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart, his mouth speaks.”

  • Luke 11:28 – “Blessed is the one who hears the word of God and obeys it.”
  • Luke 12:2 – “There is nothing concealed that will not be disclosed, or hidden that will not be made known.”
  • Luke 12:31 – “But seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.”
  • Luke 12:32 – “Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom.”
  • Luke 12:34 – “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”
  • Luke 14:11 – “Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”
  • Luke 14:13 – “But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind, and you will be blessed.”
  • Luke 15:10 – “In the same way, I tell you, there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.”

The Parable of the Prodigal Son:

  • Luke 15:32 – “But we had to celebrate and be glad because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.”

The Good Samaritan:

  • Luke 10:33 – “But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him.
  • Luke 10:37 – “Go and do likewise.”

Prayer and Persistence:

  • Luke 11:9 – “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”
  • Luke 11:13 – “If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!”

The Parable of the Lost Sheep:

  • Luke 15:7 – “I tell you that in the same way there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent.”

The Rich Man and Lazarus:

  • Luke 16:25 – “But Abraham replied, ‘Son, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, while Lazarus received bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in agony.'”

Zacchaeus the Tax Collector:

  • Luke 19:9 – “Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.”

The Last Supper:

  • Luke 22:19 – “And he took bread, gave thanks and broke it, and gave it to them, saying, ‘This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.'”
  • Luke 22:20 – “In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, ‘This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which is poured out for you.'”

The Crucifixion and Resurrection:

  • Luke 23:34 – “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.”
  • Luke 23:55 – “The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee followed Joseph and saw the tomb and how his body was laid in it.”
  • Luke 24:6 – “He is not here; he has risen!”

The Great Commission:

  • Luke 24:46-47 – “He told them, ‘This is what is written: The Messiah will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day, and repentance for the forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.'”