Luke puts his spin on several stories from Mark and Matthew.
Jesus teaches, heals, and chooses the Twelve.
Jesus calls his first disciples after visiting their homes and work.
Jesus is tempted in the wilderness and rejected in Nazareth.
John starts his ministry and Jesus gets baptized.
Yeshua rises and appears to an indeterminate number of his followers.
Yeshua delivers another sermon and Judas delivers Yeshua to authorities.
Yeshua reaches Jerusalem to complete his mission and occupies the Temple.
Picking Grain on the Sabbath As the chapter opens, Yeshua is under scrutiny from the Pharisees for allowing his disciples to pluck grain on the Sabbath. Yeshua doesn’t apologize, but rather turns it back onto his opponents by reminding them of an incident involving David and stating Temple officials also violate the Sabbath. For the … Continue reading Real Bible Studies: Matthew 12