Bible Commentaries

The Bible Study New Testament

Luke 20

Verses 1-8

1–8. Tell us, what right do you have? A man must have authority to do what Jesus did. See notes on Matthew 21:23-27.




Verses 9-19

9–19. A man planted a vineyard. See notes on this parable in Matthew 21:33-46. The Jewish leaders rejected every prophet God sent them!




Verses 20-26

20–26. Tell us, is it against our Law? For notes on this question about paying taxes, see Matthew 22:15-22.




Verses 27-40

27–40. Some Sadducees came to Jesus. For notes on this question about Rising from Death, see Matthew 22:23-33.




Verses 41-44

41–44. How can it be said? For notes on this question about the Messiah, see Matthew 22:41-46. The Jews did not expect the Messiah to be divine [God in human form]. But they did expect him to be David’s descendant, which he was.




Verses 45-47

45–47. Watch out for the teachers of the Law. See notes on Jesus’ warning in Matthew 23:5-14.




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Ice, Rhoderick D. "Commentary on Luke 20". "The Bible Study New Testament". College Press, Joplin, MO. 1974.