Cambridge Bible Luke 2:8 8–20. The Angels to the Shepherds 8. in the same country] Tradition says that they were natives of the little village Beth-zur (Jos_15:58; Neh_3:16). They were feeding their flocks in the same fields from which David had been summoned to feed Jacob, God’s people, and Israel His inheritance. shepherds] Why these … Continue reading Gospel of Luke Chapter 2:8-20 Antique Commentary Quotes
Cambridge Bible:Luke Farrar 1. there went out a decree from Cesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed] Rather, that there should be an enrolment of the habitable world. The verb apographesthai is here probably passive, though we have the aorist middle apograpsasthai ‘to enroll himself’ in vs. 5. The registration (apographē) did not … Continue reading Gospel of Luke Chapter 2: 3-20 Antique Commentary Quotes
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These are some of my notes for Sunday December 20, 2009 in the Lifeway Explore the Bible series. Books referenced in these notes are: 1. Birth of the Messiah, Anchor Yale 1999, by Raymond Brown 2. Baker New Testament Commentary Series: Luke by William Hendriksen and Simon Kistemaker 3. NIV Application Commentary: Luke, Zondervan 1996 … Continue reading Gospel of Luke Chapter 2:8-15, 25-35 Sunday School Notes