Gospel of Luke

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Noun1.Gospel of Luke - one of the four Gospels in the New TestamentGospel of 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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Luke 15 has three parables one on the lost sheep, the second, on the lost coin, and the lost son.
I no longer deserve to be called your son; treat me as you would treat one of your hired workers.''' (Luke 15: 17-19)
"This man welcomes sinners and eats with them!" (Luke 15:2)
I suggest that in the parables of Luke 15, Jesus shows us that to count is to be embraced by the love of Abba, the Father who runs to welcome the strayed one home.
His sermon theme will be "Like Beggars Invited to the Ball," based on Luke 15: 11-32.
There are three lost and found stories in Luke 15. We love the longer one about the son who tells his father to get lost, only to lose himself.
Each of the days had a theme based on the Bible stories of the Great Feast (Luke 14: 15 - 24, on joining in) The Good Samaritan (Luke 10: 25-37, about making the right choices) the Prodigal Son (Luke 15: 11-32, about forgiveness) and the lost sheep (Luke 15: 3-7, About Caring).
It is reasonable - in light of his recent revelatory experience - to wonder whether Mr Middleton has shed his previous ideology: "joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth" (Luke 15:7).
Given our thoughts on Mugabe was there joy over this one sinner that repenteth, as the Gospel suggests (Luke 15:7)?
Pedersen, STM, Wartburg Theological Seminary, examines the twin parables in Luke 15:1-10 as a biblical response to otherness and difference when viewed through the lens of sectarianism within Judaism.
The Bible says, "There will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over 99 righteous persons" (Luke 15:7).
Exodus 32:7-14; Psalm 51:1-10; 1 Timothy 1:12-17; Luke 15:1-10