Category Archives: Luke

At the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace

To (the Lord’s people) God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.

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The proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes

Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.”  Jesus … told them this parable: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. He thought to himself, ‘What shall I do? … Continue reading

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Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; life does not consist in an abundance of possessions!

If anyone teaches otherwise and does not agree to the sound instruction of our Lord Jesus Christ and to godly teaching, they are conceited and understand nothing. They have an unhealthy interest in controversies and quarrels about words that result … Continue reading

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There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and lived in luxury every day

“At (the rich man’s) gate was laid a beggar named Lazarus, covered with sores and longing to eat what fell from the rich man’s table. Even the dogs came and licked his sores.“

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The stingy are eager to get rich and are unaware that poverty awaits them

Those who trust in their riches will fall, but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf. … Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great wealth with turmoil. … Better a little with righteousness than much gain with … Continue reading

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Be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves

Jesus told his disciples: “There was a rich man whose manager was accused of wasting his possessions. So he called him in and asked him, ‘What is this I hear about you? Give an account of your management, because you … Continue reading

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Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also

Then Jesus said to his disciples: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear. Life is more than food, and the body more than clothes.

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You cannot serve both God and money

Jesus … went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him and he began to teach them … “No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you … Continue reading

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The rich are wise in their own eyes

Like cages full of birds, their houses are full of deceit; they have become rich and powerful and have grown fat and sleek.Their evil deeds have no limit; they do not seek justice. They do not promote the case of … Continue reading

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Easter Week – 21: Easter Sunday – 1

The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee … prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.

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