Luke: The Physician’s Opinion


From: £1.50


A Survey of Luke

Dr. Luke, Paul’s traveling companion, was probably the only Gentile writer of any part of the New Testament. His gospel focuses on providing a complete account of the life of Jesus. Certainly, none of the other three evangelists gave us a more detailed or descriptive analysis of the Savior’s birth, childhood, and manhood. The physician, writing to Greeks, revealed his own distinctiveness by (1) showing an uncommon interest in various individuals, (2) displaying an unusual emphasis on medical matters, (3) giving a prominent place to women in his account, and (4) emphasizing the humanity of our Lord during His earthly pilgrimage. As we might expect, the first-century physician was extremely careful in both his research and the documentation of his facts. Luke’s keen interest in Christ’s teachings provides us with a wealth of insight behind the scenes of Jesus’s many parables.

Product Code: GM5M04 / GM5D04

Series Resources

Free Download
Download the Message Mate study for this message.

Additional Products
See all products for the series: God's Masterwork, Volume 5: God with Us—A Survey of Matthew–Acts

Copyright © 1982, ℗ 2012 by Charles R. Swindoll, Inc. All rights reserved worldwide. This Insight for Living Ministries production is for your personal use only. Civil and criminal copyright infringement occurs when this production is uploaded to the Internet, publicly performed, copied, or placed on any information storage and retrieval system now known or yet to be invented, without prior written permission from Insight for Living Ministries.