When Jesus Sparked Controversy in a Synagogue

James Tissot, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons Bible Study #12, Based on Luke 4:16-29 Having defeated Satan and returned from the wilderness, Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and he taught in the synagogues, and he was glorified by all (Luke 4:13-15). In Nazareth, the town where he had been brought … Continue reading When Jesus Sparked Controversy in a Synagogue

John The Baptist Prepares The Way (Part 1) – Bible Study #9

Based on Luke 3:1-6 Luke dates the events in this chapter in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar. If we follow the list of Roman emperors in Britannica.com, this would be the year 29 AD (maybe 29 to 30 AD). [Reading about Tiberius Caesar here in Luke was exciting to me because, … Continue reading John The Baptist Prepares The Way (Part 1) – Bible Study #9

Zechariah’s Prophecy – Bible Study #5

In this Bible-study, we will examine Zechariah's prophecy found in Luke 1:67-80. PMO-ENG Background The Angel Gabriel had told Zechariah that his wife would conceive and deliver a son and that they should name the child John, but Zechariah did not believe him. Therefore, the angel caused Zechariah to be mute. After the baby was … Continue reading Zechariah’s Prophecy – Bible Study #5