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Bible Commentaries

People's New Testament

Luke 20

SUMMARY.--Christ's Authority Called For. The Baptism of John. The Parable of the Vineyard. On Paying Tribute to Cæsar. The Sadducees and the Resurrection. Christ the Lord and Son of David. The Hypocrisy of the Scribes.

Verses 1-8

Tell us, by what authority does thou these things. See notes on Matthew 21:23-27. Compare Mark 11:27-33.

Verses 9-19

A certain man planted a vineyard. This parable is found in Matthew 21:33-46 and Mark 12:1-12. See notes on Matthew.

Verses 20-26

Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Cu230?sar? For notes on the question of the tribute money, see Matthew 22:15-22. Compare Mark 12:13-17.

Verses 27-40

There came to him certain of the Sadducees. For notes on the Sadducees silenced, see Matthew 22:23-33. Compare Mark 12:18-27.

Verses 41-44

How say they that Christ is David's son? See notes on Matthew 22:41-46. Compare Mark 12:35-37.

Verses 45-47

See notes on Matthew 23:5-6, Matthew 23:14. Compare Mark 12:38-40.

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These files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website.
Original work done by Ernie Stefanik. First published online in 1996 at The Restoration Movement Pages.
Bibliographical Information
Johnson, Barton W. "Commentary on Luke 20". "People's New Testament". 1891.