Luke The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints Chapter Gabriel promises Zacharias that Elisabeth will bear a son, whom they will name John He also tells Mary that she will be the mother of the Son of God Mary visits Elisabeth and utters a psalm of praise John the Baptist is born Zacharias prophesies of John s mission. Luke Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Csar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Juda, and a Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Itura and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene, a Annas and Caiaphas being the b high priests, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness. Luke lds Jesus speaks of offenses, forgiveness, and faith Even the faithful are unprofitable servants Ten lepers are healed Jesus discourses on the Second Coming. Luke Jesus gives the parables of the lost sheep, the piece of silver, and the prodigal son. Luke lds Chapter Gabriel promises Zacharias that Elisabeth will bear a son, whom they will name John He also tells Mary that she will be the mother of the Son of God Mary visits Elisabeth and utters a psalm of praise John the Baptist is born Zacharias prophesies of John s mission. Luke The Acts was a continuation of the Gospel and deals mainly with the growth of the gentile churches History tells us nothing of Luke s later years, but tradition says he died a martyr JST Luke attributes to Luke a high calling as a messenger of Jesus Christ see Luke note a. Luke lds Heavenly messengers herald the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem He is circumcised, and Simeon and Anna prophesy of His mission At twelve years of age, He goes about His Father s business. Luke Luke was also with Paul during his second Roman imprisonment Tim Tradition says he died a martyr The Gospel of Luke An account that Luke wrote of Jesus Christ and His mortal ministry The book of Acts of the Apostles is a continuation of the Gospel of Luke. Luke lds Jesus fasts forty days and is tempted by the devil Jesus announces His divine sonship in Nazareth and is rejected He casts out a devil in Capernaum, heals Peter s mother in law, and preaches and heals throughout Galilee. Who Are Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John new era A doctor, a fisherman, a tax collector, and another who was just a teenager when he heard the Savior speak, they wrote some of the most famous books in existence. Luke lds In the mean time, when there were gathered together an innumerable multitude of people, insomuch that they trode one upon another, he began to say unto his disciples first of all, Beware ye of the a leaven of the Pharisees, which is b hypocrisy. For there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed neither a hid, that shall not be known. Therefore whatsoever ye have spoken in a Luke lds Jesus heals on the Sabbath He chooses the Twelve Apostles He pronounces blessings upon the obedient and woes upon the wicked. Luke ensign lds Show References Notes This article is condensed and revised from a larger article Mark and Luke Two Facets of a Diamond, in The Lord of the Gospels, ed Bruce A Van Orden and Brent L Top , . Doctrinal New Testament Commentary, vols , emphasis added . Luke lds The chief priests oppose Jesus He gives the parable of the wicked husbandmen Render unto Csar and God that which is theirs Jesus teaches the law of marriage. Luke lds Jesus foretells the destruction of the temple and of Jerusalem He tells of the signs to precede His Second Coming and gives the parable of the fig tree. The Holy Bible Read, listen to, and search the King James Version of the Holy Bible The Holy Bible is the word of God.