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LUKE iv. 11-16.

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And in their hands they shall bear | preaching the Gospel of the kingdom, thee lest at any time thou dash thy and healing all manner of sickness foot against a stone.

and all manner of disease among the

people. And his fame went throughVER. 12.

out all Syria : and they brought unto και αποκριθείς είπεν αυτώ ο Ιησούς: him all sick people that were taken "Οτι είρηται· Ουκ εκπειράσεις Κύριον τον with divers diseases and torments, Θεόν σου.

and those which were possessed with 2 And Jesus answering said unto him, devils, and those which were lunatic, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord and those that had the palsy; and he

healed them. And there followed [Jesus said unto him, It is written Galilee, and from Decapolis

, and from

him great multitudes of people from again, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord Jerusalem, and from Judæa, and from thy God, Matt. iv. 7.]

beyond Jordan,Matt. iv, 23–25. Now a See on Matt. iv. ver. 7.

after that John was put in prison,

Jesus came into Galilee, preaching VER. 13. Και συντελέσας πάντα πειρασμόν

the Gospel of the kingdom of God, διάβολος, απέστη απ' αυτού άχρι καιρού.

And saying, The time is fulfilled, and

the kingdom of God is at hand ; rea And when the devil had ended all the pent ye, and believe the Gospel, Mark temptation, he departed from him for a i. 14, 15. Then, when he was come

into Galilee, the Galileans received [Then the devil leaveth him, and, him, having seen all the things that behold, angels came and ministered he did at Jerusalem at the feast, John unto him, Matt. iv. 11. And the an- iv. 45.] gels ministered unto him, Mark i. 13.] a See on Matt. iv. ver. 23. clause 2. a See on Matt. iv. ver. 11.

b And it came to pass, when Jesus

had ended these sayings, the people VER. 14.

were astonished at his doctrine, Matt. Και υπέστρεψεν ο Ιησούς εν τη δυνάμει vii. 28. But when the multitudes του Πνεύματος εις την Γαλιλαίαν· και saw it, they marvelled, and glorified φήμη εξήλθε καθ' όλης της περιχώρου περί | God, which had given such power αυτού,

unto men,

ix. 8. And when he was And Jesus returned in the power of come into his own country, he taught the Spirit into Galilee : ? and there went them in their synagogue, insomuch out a fame of him through all the region Whence hath this man this wisdom,

that they were astonished, and said, round about.

[Now when Jesus had heard that and these mighty works ? xiii. 54. And John was cast into prison, he de- they were all amazed, insomuch that parted into Galilee, Matt.iv. 12. Now they questioned among themselves, after that John was put in prison, doctrine is this ? 'for with authority

saying, What thing is this? what new Jesus came into Galilee, preaching commandeth he even the unclean the Gospel of the kingdom of God, Mark i. 14. Now after two days he spirits, and they do obey him. And departed thence, and went into Gali

immediately his fame spread abroad lee. For Jesus himself testified,

that throughout all the region round about

Galilee, Mark i. 27, 28. a prophet hath no honour in his own country, John iv. 43, 44.]

VER. 16. a See on Matt. iv. 'ver. 24. clause 1. Και ήλθεν εις την Ναζαρέτ, ου ήν τεVER, 15.

θραμμένος και εισήλθε κατά το ειωθός

αυτώ, εν τη ημέρα των σαββάτων, εις την Και αυτός εδίδασκεν εν ταϊς συναγωγαίς συναγωγήν, και ανέστη αναγνώναι. αυτών, δοξαζόμενος υπό πάντων.

And he cume to Nugareth, where he a And he taught in their synagogues, had been brought up: and, a as his cusb being glorified of all.

tom was, he went into the synagogue on (And Jesus went about all Galilee, the sabbath day, and stood up for to teaching in their synagogues, and read.

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LUKE IV. 16-18.

A. D. 30. (And he came and dwelt in a city | We have found the Messias, which is, called Nazareth : that it might be ful. being interpreted, the Christ,* John filled which was spoken by the pro- i. 41. For of a truth, against thy holy phets, He shall be called a Nazarene, child Jesus, whom thou hast anointed, Matt. ii. 23.]

both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with a See on Matt. iy. ver. 23. clause 2. the Gentiles and the people of Israel,

were gathered together, Acts iv. 27. VER. 17.

How God anointed Jesus of NazaΚαι επεδόθη αυτώ βιβλίον Ησαΐου του reth with the Holy Ghost and with προφήτου και αναπτύξας το βιβλίον, εύρε | power και who went about doing good, τον τόπον ού ήν γεγραμμένος:

and healing all that were oppressed And there was delivered unto him the of the devil : for God was with him,

X. 38. book of the prophet Esaias. And when he had opened the book, he found the

* Marg. the anointed. place where it was written,

c See on Matt. xi. ver. 5. clause 6. VER. 18.

d Because thine heart was tender, Πνεύμα Κυρίου επ' εμέ, ού ένεκεν έχρισε God when thou heardest his words

and thou didst humble thyself before με ευαγγελίζεσθαι πτωχούς απεσταλκέ με, ιάσασθαι τους συντετριμμένους την against this place, and against the

inhabitants thereof, and humblest thyκαρδίαν, a The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, clothes, and weep before me; I have

self before me, and didst rend thy because he hath banointed me to preach even heard thee also, saith the LORD, the Gospel to the poor; d he hath sent me

2 Chron. xxxiv. 27. The LORD is to heal the broken-hearted, e to preuch nigh unto them that are of a broken deliverance to the captives, and frecover- heart: and saveth such as be of a ing of sight to the blind, to set at liberty contrite spirit, Psal. xxxiv. 18. The them that are bruised,

sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a The Spirit of the Lord God is upon a broken and a contrite heart, O God, me; because the Lord hath anointed thou wilt not despise, li. 17. He me to preach good tidings unto the healeth the broken in heart, and bindmeek ; he hath sent me to bind up eth up their wounds, cxlvii. 3. For the brokenhearted, to proclaim li- thus saith the high and lofty One that berty to the captives, and the open- inhabiteth eternity, whose name is ing of the prison to them that are bound ; | Holy; I dwell in the high and holy To proclaim the acceptable year of place with him also that is of a conthe LORD, and the day of vengeance trite and humble spirit, to revive the of our God; to comfort all that mourn, spirit of the humble, and to revive the Isa. lxi. 1, 2. And the Spirit of the heart of the contrite ones, Isa. lvii. LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit 15. For all those things hath mine of wisdom and understanding, the hand made, and all those things have spirit of counsel and might, the spirit been, saith the Lond: but to this of knowledge and of the fear of the man will I look, even to him that is LORD; xi. 1, 2. Behold my servant, poor and of a contrite spirit, and whom I uphold; mine elect, in whom tremhleth at niy word, lxvi. 2. my soul delighteth : I have put my e For he hath looked down from the spirit upon him; he shall bring forth height of his sanctuary; from heaven judgment to the Gentiles, xlii. 1. did the Lord behold the earth; To

b The kings of the earth set them- hear the groaning of the prisoner, to selves, and the rulers take counsel to- loose those that are appointed to death, gether, against the Lord, and against Psal. cii. 19, 20. I the Lord have his anointed, Psal. ii. 2. Thou lovest called thee in righteousness, and will righteousness, and hatest wickedness: hold thine hand, and will keep thee, therefore God, thy God, hath anointed and give thee for a covenant of the thee with the oil of gladness above thy people, for a light of the Gentiles : To fellows, xlv. 7. and Heb. i. 8, 9. Se open the blind eyes, to bring out the venty weeks are determined upon--to prisoners from the prison, and them anoint the most Holy, Dan. ix. 24. that sit in darkness out of the prison


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LUKE iv. 18-22.

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house, Isa. xlii. 6,7. Thus saith the but now they are hid from thine eyes,
LORD, In an acceptable time have I Luke xix. 41, 42. For the day of
heard thee, and in a day of salvation vengeance is in mine heart, and the
have I helped thee: and I will pre- year of my redeemed is come, Isa.
serve thee, and give thee for a cove- İxiii. 4. We then, as workers to-
nant of the people, to establish the gether with him, beseech you also that
earth, to cause to inherit the desolate ye receive not the grace of God in
heritages : That thou mayest say to vain. (For he saith, I have heard
the prisoners, Go forth ; to them that thee in a time accepted, and in the
ure in darkness, Shew yourselves : they day of salvation have I succoured
shall feed in the ways, and their pas- thee : behold, now is the accepted
tures shall be in all high places, xlix. time; behold, now is the day of sal-
8, 9. Shall the prey be taken from vation), 2 Cor. vi. 1, 2.
the mighty, or the lawful captive de-
livered? But thus saith the LORD,

VER. 20.
Even the captives of the mighty shall Και πτύξας το βιβλίον, αποδούς το
be taken away, and the prey of the υπηρέτη, εκάθισε και πάντων εν τη συνα-
terrible shall be delivered: for I will γωγή οι οφθαλμοί ήσαν ατενίζοντες αυτώ.
contend with him that contendeth with

And he closed the book, and he


it thee, and I will save thy children. again to the minister, and sat down. And And I will feed them that oppress the eyes of all them that were in the synathee with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood, gogue were fastened on him. as with sweet wine: and all flesh

VER. 21. shall know that I the LORD am thy Saιοur, and thy Redeemer, the Mighty. σήμερον πεπλήρωται η γραφή αύτη εν τοίς

"Ηρξατο δε λέγειν προς αυτούς: “Οτι One of Jacob, 24–26. Shake thyself äcivipeãy. from the dust; arise, and sit down, 0 Jerusalem : loose thyself from the

And he began to say unto them, a This bands of thy neck, O captive daugh- day is this scripture fulfilled in your ears. ter of Zion. For thus saith the LORD, a And he turned him unto his disYe have sold yourselves for nought ; ciples, and said privately, Blessed are and ye shall be redeemed without the eyes which see the things that ye money, lii. 2, 3.

As for thee also, see: For I tell you, that many proby the blood of thy covenant I have phets and kings have desired to see sent forth thy prisoners out of the pit those things which ye see, and have wherein is no water. Turn you to the not seen them; and to hear those strong hold, ye prisoners of hope: even things which ye hear, and have not to-day do I declare, that I will render heard them, Luke x. 23, 24. double unto thee, Zech. ix. 11, 12. Who hath delivereďus from the power

VER. 22. of darkness, and hath translated as Και πάντες εμαρτύρουν αυτώ, εθαύinto the kingdom of his dear Son, Col. μαζον επί τούς λόγους της χάριτος, τοίς i. 13.

εκπορευομένοις εκ του στόματος αυτού, fSee on Matt. ix. ver. 30. clause 1. και έλεγαν: Ούχ ούτός έστιν ο υιός Ιωσήφ και

And all bare him witness, and a wonVER. 19.

dered at the gracious words which proKnpučai aixuanárois aperi, xai tuo ceeded out of his mouth. And they said, λοϊς ανάβλεψιν, αποστείλαι τεθραυσμέ- Is not this Joseph's son? νους εν αφέσει, κηρύξαι ενιαυτον Κυρίου

' a Thou art fairer than the children δεκτόν.

of men : grace is poured into thy lips : a To preach the acceptable year of the therefore God hath blessed thee for Lord.

ever, Psal. xlv. 2. The lips of the a And when he was come near, he righteous know what is acceptable : beheld the city, and wept over it, but the mouth of the wicked speaketh Saying, If thou hadst known, even frowardness, Prov. x. 32. À word thou, at least in this thy day, the fitly spoken is like apples of gold in things which belong unto thy peace! pictures of silver, xxv. 11.


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LUKE IV. 23-27.

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VER. 23.

sent, b save unto Sarepta, a city of Sidori, Και είπε προς αυτούς. Πάντως έρείτε | unto a woman that was a widou, μοι την παραβολήν ταύτην· Ιατρε, θερά- a In that hour Jesus rejoiced in TEUTOV JEAUTóv óc ce exoucajeev yevéu evc spirit, and said, I thank thee, O Faảy rñ Kamepvaoùpe, moingov nad ü DE šv tñ | ther, Lord of heaven and earth, that πατρίδι σου.

thou hast hid these things from the And he said unto them, Ye will surely wise and prudent, and hast revealed say unto me this proverb, Physician, heal them unto babes : even so, Father ; thyself : whatsoever we have heard done for so it seemed good in thy sight, in Cupernaum, do also here in thy Luke x. 21. Is it not lawful for me country.

to do what I will with mine own? Is VER. 24.

thine eye evil because I am good? Elme dé 'Areny néyo ipīv, őri videis Matt. xx. 15. For he saith to Moses, προφήτης δεκτός έστιν εν τη πατρίδι | have mercy, and I will have compas

I will have mercy on whom I will αυτού.

sion on whom I will have compassion, And he said, Verily I say unto you, Rom. ix. 15. a No prophet is uccepted in his own bArise, get thee to Zarephath, which country.

belongeth to Zidon, and dwell there : a See on Matt. xiii. ver. 57. clause 2. behold, I have commanded a widow

woman there to sustain thee. So he VER. 25.

arose, and went to Zarephath. And 'Επ’ αληθείας δε λέγω υμίν, πολλαι, | when he came to the gate of the city, χήραι ήσαν εν ταις ημέραις 'Ηλίου εν τω | behold, the widow woman was there Ισραήλ, ότε έκλείσθη ο ουρανός επί έτη | gathering of sticks : and be called to Tpia rai mõvas ić, ás éyéveTo aspeós péyas her, and said, Fetch me, I pray thee, επί πάσαν την γην:

a little water in a vessel, that I may But I tell you of a truth, Many wi- drink, 1 Kings xvii. 9, 10. dows were in Isruel in the days of Elias, a when the heaven was shut up three

VER. 27. years and six months, when great famine

Και πολλοί λεπροί ήσαν επί Ελισσαίου was throughout all the land ;

του προφήτου εν τώ Ισραήλ, και ουδείς a And Elijah the Tishbite, who was αυτών εκαθαρίσθη, ει μη Νεεμάν ο Σύρος. of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel And many lepers were in Israel in the liveth, before whom I stand, there time of Eliseus the prophet ; and none of shall not be dew nor rain these years,

them was cleansed, a saving Naaman the but according to my word, 1 Kings

Syrian. xvii. 1. And it came to pass, after a Now Naamart, captain of the host many days, that the word of the Lord of the king of Syria, was a great man came to Elijah in the third year, say- with his master, and honourable ; being, Go, shew thyself unto Ahab;

cause by him the Lord had given And I will send rain upon the earth. deliverance unto Syria : he was also And Elijah went to show himself unto Ahab. "And there was a sore famine leper, 2 Kings v. 1.

a mighty man in valour ; but he was a

So Naaman in Samaria, xviii. 1, 2. Elias was a

came with his horses and with his man subject to like passions as we chariot, and stood at the door of the are, and he prayed earnestly that it house of Elisha. And Elisha sent a might not rain ; and it rained not on

messenger unto him, saying, Go and the earth by the space of three years wash in Jordan seven times, and thy and six months, Jam. v. 17.

flesh shall come again to thee, and

thou shalt be clean, 9, 10. Then went VER. 26.

he down, and dipped himself seven Και προς ουδεμίαν αυτών επέμφθη | times in Jordan, according to the say'Ηλίας ει μή εις Σάρεπτα της Σιδώνος, προς ing of the man of God : and his lesh γυναίκα χήραν.

came again like unto the flesh of a * But unto none of them was Elias little child, and he was clean, 14.



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LUKE iv. 28-35.

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VER. 28.

great light; and to them which sat in Και επλήσθησαν πάντες θυμού εν τη the region and shadow of death light συναγωγή, ακούοντες ταύτα.

is sprung up. From that time Jesus And all they in the synagogue, when began to preach, and to say, Repent: they heard these things, were filled with for the kingdom of heaven is at hand, wrath,

Matt. iv. 13–17. And they went VER. 29.

into Capernaum: and straightway on Και αναστάντες εξέβαλον αυτόν έξω της | the gabbath day he entered into the rólews, nai ñyayov avrò éwç ons oopúos synagogue, and taught. And they του όρους, εφ' ου η πόλις αυτών ώκοδόμητο, he taught them as one that had al

were astonished at his doctrine: for εις το κατακρημνίσαι αυτόν.

thority, and not as the scribes, Mark And rose up, aand thrust him out of i. 21, 22.] the city, and led him unto the *brow of

a See on Matt. iv. ver. 13. the hill whereon their city was built, that they might cast him down headlong.

VER. 32.

Και εξεπλήσσοντο επί τη διδαχή αυτού a I know that ye are Abraham's 75 év zgovcią šv ó nóyos aútoũ. seed: but ye seek to kill me, be. a And they were astonished at his doccause my word hath no place in you,

trine : for his word was with power. John viii. 37. But now ye seek to a See on Matt. vii. ver. 28, 29. kill me, a man that hath told you the truth, which I have heard of God :

VER. 33. this did not Abraham, 40. But this Και εν τη συναγωγή ήν άνθρωπος έχων Cometh to pass, that the word might be πνεύμα δαιμονίου ακαθάρτου, και ανέκραξε fulfilled that is written in their law, / φωνή μεγάλη, They hated me without a cause, xv. 25. And in the synagogue there was a man,

which had u a spirit of an unclean devil, VER. 30.

and cried out with a loud voice, Αυτός δε διελθών δια μέσου αυτών, επορεύετο,

[And there was in their synagogue

a man with an unclean spirit; and But he, a passing through the midst of he cried out, Saying, Let us alone; them, went his way,

what have we to do with thee, thou a Then took they up stones to cast | Jesus of Nazareth? Art thou come to at him : but Jesus hid himself, and destroy us? I know thee who thou went out of the temple, going through art, the Holy One of God. And Jesus the midst of them, and so passed by, rebuked him, saying, Hold thy peace, John viii. 59. Therefore they sought and come out of him. And when the again to take him : but he escaped unclean spirit had torn him, and cried out of their hand, 4. 39.

with a loud voice, he came out of him,

Mark i. 23—26.]
VER. 31.

a See on Matt. iv. ver. 24. clause 4. Και κατήλθεν εις Καπερναούμ πόλιν της Γαλιλαίας» και ήν διδάσκων αυτούς εν τοίς

VER. 34. σάςασι.

Λέγων· "Εα, τι ημϊν και σου Ιησού Ναa And came down to Capernaum, a Sapové ; habes i worégar sipas ; oidá de city of Galilee, and taught them on the ris el, o ayoos tom Oedū. sabbath days.

a Saying ; * Let us alone ; what have [And leaving Nazareth, he came we to do with thee, thou Jesus of Naraand dwelt in Capernaum, which is reth? art thou come to destroy us? I upon the sea coast, in the borders of know thee who thou art; bthe Holy One Zabulon and Nephthalim : That it of God. might be fulfilled which was spoken

* Or, Away. by Esaias the prophet, saying, The a See on Matt. viii. ver. 29. land of Zabulon, and the land of Neph- b See on Mark i. ver. 24. clause 2. thalim, by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, Ğalilee of the Gentiles; The

VER. 35. people which sat in darkness saw Και επετίμησεν αυτώ ο Ιησούς, λέγων»



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