Gospel According to Luke


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Noun1.Gospel According to Luke - one of the four Gospels in the New TestamentGospel According to Luke - one of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains details of Jesus's birth and early life
Abraham's bosom, bosom of Abraham - the place where the just enjoy the peace of heaven after death
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
Magnificat - (Luke) the canticle of the Virgin Mary (from Luke 1:46 beginning `Magnificat anima mea Dominum')
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class="MsoNormalThey would quote a Bible verse, from the Gospel According to Luke, which describes a boy with epilepsy-like symptoms having convulsions and foaming in the mouth as being possessed.
The early Church Fathers ascribe to him authorship of both the Gospel according to Luke and the book of the Acts of the Apostles.
This is, after all, why we greet each other "Merry Christmas!" But in the Gospel according to Luke, Jesus was born in a stable and laid in manger.
This classic work, a three-movement setting of the historic Latin mass text, opens with the words of the angels in the Gospel according to Luke, "Glory to God in the highest.
Unfortunately, for Dionysius, the gospel according to Luke 1:5 places Jesus's birth in the days of Herod, and Herod died in 750 AUC (4 B.C.E.) - four yearsbefore the year in which Dionysius places Jesus birth.
"I don't often quote scripture but I was drawn to the Gospel according to Luke, particularly 9.16 which is the part about the loaves and the fishes, and that is exactly what we tried to do here.
Among the topics are about liturgy and its logic, spirituality and self-deception, an Advent sermon on the Gospel according to Luke 1:26-38, on receiving mercy, and the transforming power of otherworldliness.
In The Bleak Midwinter led to Martyn reading the Gospel according to Luke and he then continued with his sermon in which he described how we should all be considered as children of God.
"This has been the gospel according to Luke Warm Water"--excerpt from The Jesus Of Pine Ridge, by Luke Warm Water