Category Archives: Luke

Christmas – 6

The Birth of Jesus  In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went … Continue reading

Posted in Luke | 2 Comments

Christmas – 5

Mary Visits Elizabeth At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth … Continue reading

Posted in Luke | Comments Off on Christmas – 5

Christmas – 3

The Birth of Jesus Foretold In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The … Continue reading

Posted in Luke | Comments Off on Christmas – 3

Christmas – 2

The angel said to … Zechariah … “Many of the people of Israel will he bring back to the Lord their God. And he will go on before the Lord, in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the … Continue reading

Posted in Luke | Comments Off on Christmas – 2

Christmas – 1

The Birth of John the Baptist Foretold In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron. Both of them … Continue reading

Posted in Luke | Comments Off on Christmas – 1

Handel’s Messiah – 2

For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the people: but the Lord shall rise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee.

Posted in Isaiah, Luke | 4 Comments

Promises

He did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God. … He has given us his very great and precious promises.

Posted in 2 Corinthians, 2 Peter, Genesis, Hebrews, Jeremiah, Joshua, Luke, Mark, Matthew, Psalms, Romans | Comments Off on Promises

The Lord is Good – 2

His mercy extends to those who fear him, from generation to generation.

Posted in 1 Peter, 2 Kings, Exodus, Hebrews, Luke, Psalms | Comments Off on The Lord is Good – 2

His Requirements

Therefore the Lord, the God of Israel, declares: “Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.

Posted in 1 Peter, 1 Samuel, 2 Corinthians, James, Luke, Matthew, Revelation, Romans | Comments Off on His Requirements

His Mercy

His mercy extends to those who fear him, from generation to generation. … From everlasting to everlasting the Lord’s love is with those who fear him.

Posted in 1 Peter, 2 Kings, Isaiah, Luke, Psalms | Comments Off on His Mercy