8-9. Then, Luke reports (13:1), “on the same occasion,” some were present who reported to Jesus about the Galileans, whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. * [12:49–53] Jesus’ proclamation of the kingdom is a refining and purifying fire. Reading: Luke 13:1-9. Luke 13 - About this time Jesus was informed that Pilate had murdered some people from Galilee as they were offering sacrifices at the Temple. Introduction - When we genuinely repent and begin living for God, fruit will be born in our lives that will soon be evident to all that pass by. We don’t know any more about this event than is here reported. Indexes. He came to bring division, and we know what this means: following Jesus can bring us into confrontation with others, even with our closest and dearest. Publications Index. Over the years, I have heard a number of sermons on this passage that have missed the exegetical boat because they focused entirely on the question of the relationship between sin and suffering (Luke 13:2-5). 23 "Life is more than food, and the body is more than clothing. God takes obedience seriously (cf. 3 I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish. Parallel Commentaries ... Lexicon. Research Guide. However, our assigned text is primarily a discourse from Jesus. Luke 12:22-13:9 Skip Heitzig. The Awakening Jonah 1:6 – “So the captain came to him, and said to him, “What do you mean, sleeper? This little story arises out of the request of one of our Lord's disciples who observed him praying and said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray," (Luke 11:1).In Luke the eleventh chapter occurs the familiar parable called, The Importunate Friend. 28 There will be weeping there, and gnashing of teeth, when you see Abraham, Isaac and Jacob and all the prophets in the kingdom of God, but you yourselves thrown out. From kai and ean; and if. Scripture: Psalms 139:1-24, Hebrews 4:13, Psalms 144:3-8, Luke 13:3, Luke 13:5, Isaiah 1:12-17 (view more) (view less) Denomination: Christian/Church Of Christ. Luke 13:9 STU XRF TSK ... With either reading the sentence is elliptical, and the insertion of "well," as in the English, is needed to convey its meaning. There were present at that season some that told him of the Galilaeans, whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. Luk 13:9 And if it bears fruit, well; and if not, then after that you shall cut it down. The source of murder comes from the heart (mind, the core of an individual's character) where hate and anger are festered by Satan. Apparently Pilate had sent in his troops to break up a gathering of Galilean Jews that he deemed dangerous. Eph. Luke 13.1-9 Unless You Repent Luke 13:1-9 Luke tells us in verse 1 that there were some in the crowd who began reporting a current news event. 2 This was the first registration when [1] Quirinius was governor of Syria. Romans 13:9. If κἂν (kan) Conjunction Strong's Greek 2579: And if, even if, even, at least. At that very time there were some present who told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. that a prophet should be killed # tn Or “should perish away from.” outside Jerusalem.’ # sn Death in Jerusalem is another key theme in Luke’s material: 7:16, 34; 24:19; Acts 3:22-23. Repentance becomes less interesting when people mistake it to mean moral uprightness, expressions of regret, or a “180-degree turnaround.” Rather, here and many other places in the Bible, it refers to a changed mind, to a new way of seeing things, to being persuaded to adopt a different perspective. Arise, call on your God; perhaps your God will consider us, so that we may not perish.” So the captain came to him, and said to him A Rude Awakening When the news of Jonah sleeping got to the ...read more Scripture: Jonah 1:6, Luke 13:1-5, Matthew 26:40-41. Immediately prior to our Gospel lesson, Jesus warned that he came not to bring peace, but division (12:49-53). Question: "What is the meaning of the Parable of the Fig Tree?" Un Año Que Comienza Es Una Nueva Oportunidad. Luke 13:1–9 Repent or Perish 13 There were some present at that very time who told him about the Galileans whose blood p Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. Publications Index. After presenting this parable to the multitude, Jesus interprets it for His disciples in Matthew 13:18-23; Mark 4:13-20; and Luke 8:11-15. Answer: The Parable of the Sower (also known as the Parable of the Four Soils) is found in Matthew 13:3-9; Mark 4:2-9; and Luke 8:4-8. The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is published by Jehovah’s Witnesses. Research Guide. This passage, like John 15:2-6, is a warning against unfruitful lives in His people! See L&N 71.4 for both possible meanings. JUDGMENT TO COME. Jesus is speaking in most of the verses. Luke 12 (NKJV™) 22: Then He said to His disciples, "Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; nor about the body, what you will put on. He also warned the crowds that, while they knew how to read the sky for signs of impending weather, they did not know “interpret this time ” (12:54-56). The Watchtower, 6/15/1986, pp. Luke 6:46). Luke cautions his readers against counting on such a delay and acting irresponsibly. Luke 13:1-9 gives the parable of the barren fig tree. Notice that Jesus sees himself in the role of a prophet here. the similar warning in Mt 24:48. Obviously, we can understand our Lord's emphasis on repentance as encouragement for us to subjectively awaken to the salvation that is already ours through his life, death, resurrection and ascension. This passage, like John 15:2-6, is a warning against unfruitful lives in His people! Luke 13 - Now on the same occasion there were some present who reported to Him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had *mixed with their sacrifices. 30 Indeed there are those who are last who will be first, and first who will be last.' Luke 12:1-59—Read the Bible online or download free. “If the fig tree bears fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it down.” Well, that could generate a little stress for the fig tree, couldn’t it? w86 6/15 9. God wants a righteous people who reflect His character. Ten fe para un año mejor Scripture: Luke 13:6-9. 13:8-9 This symbolizes the patience and mercy of God, however, Luke 13:9 shows the reality of judgment. Contributed by Raquel Martinez on Dec 30, 2019 | 871 views. Indexes. It really does sound kind of harsh. This is not works-righteousness, but true salvation evidenced by godly living (cf. No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you will all perish as they did. Preachers love to point out that Jesus denies that sin immediately caused the deaths of the Galileans and those at … Continue reading "Commentary on Luke 13:1-9" It has a now or never tone to it. 24 "Consider the ravens, for they neither sow nor reap, which have neither storehouse nor barn; and God feeds them. 29 People will come from east and west and north and south, and will take their places at the feast in the kingdom of God. 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