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Bible Commentaries

The Bible Study New Testament

Luke 20

Verses 1-8

1–8.

Tell us, what right do you have? A man must have authority to do what Jesus did. See notes on Matthew 21:23-27.

Verses 9-19

9–19.

A man planted a vineyard. See notes on this parable in Matthew 21:33-46. The Jewish leaders rejected every prophet God sent them!

Verses 20-26

20–26.

Tell us, is it against our Law? For notes on this question about paying taxes, see Matthew 22:15-22.

Verses 27-40

27–40.

Some Sadducees came to Jesus. For notes on this question about Rising from Death, see Matthew 22:23-33.

Verses 41-44

41–44.

How can it be said? For notes on this question about the Messiah, see Matthew 22:41-46. The Jews did not expect the Messiah to be divine [God in human form]. But they did expect him to be David’s descendant, which he was.

Verses 45-47

45–47.

Watch out for the teachers of the Law. See notes on Jesus’ warning in Matthew 23:5-14.

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Ice, Rhoderick D. "Commentary on Luke 20". "The Bible Study New Testament". https://studylight.org/commentaries/eng/ice/luke-20.html. College Press, Joplin, MO. 1974.