Luke 17:31. luk 17:31. Luke 17:29. luk 17:29. He which shall be upon the housetop, and his stuff. "The Fourfold Gospel". BibliographyAbbott, John S. C. & Abbott, Jacob. μὴ καταβάτω. They only signify the certain ruin and destruction of the place, and are our Saviour’s counsel to his disciples, not to linger, or promise themselves any longer security there, notwithstanding what any false Christs or false prophets should plainly tell them, but to make as much haste away out of it as they possibly could. 29 But the same day that Lot went out of Sodome, it rained fire and brimstone from heauen, & destroyed them all: 30 Euen thus shall it bee in the day when the Sonne of man is reuealed. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jab/luke-17.html. All will happen immediately. The day of Jerusalem being besieged is meant: comp. eis ta opiso. 31. Either for diversion or devotion, when he shall hear that the Roman armies are approaching to Jerusalem, to besiege it: and his stuff in the house; or "his vessels", his goods and furniture; or his utensils, and instruments of trade and business: let him not come down; the inner way of the house, from the top: to take it away; with him in his flight, but let him descend by the steps, or ladder, on the outside of the house, and make his escape directly to Pella, or the mountains: and he that is in the field; at work, and has laid down his clothes in some certain part of the field, or at home: let him likewise not return back; to fetch them, but make the best of his way as he is; See Gill on Matthew 24:17 and See Gill on Matthew 24:18. In Genesis 19, angels literally pull Lot and some of his family out of Sodom before it is destroyed. Let him not go down (μη καταβατω — mē katabatō). 1909-1922. Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament. To the things behind. Here the application is “absolute indifference to all worldly interests as the attitude of readiness for the Son of Man” (Plummer). Luke 5:17-31 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Forgives and Heals a Paralyzed Man. Remember Lot's wife. Then in Luke 7:24-30, Jesus explains to the crowd the greatness of John, and yet, despite his greatness, how some people did not respond to him. The Suddenness of His Coming – Luke 17:31-36. 1871-8. and Mk. Luke 17:31-32. Now, says our Saviour, Remember Lot's wife: that is, let her example caution all of you against unbelief, disobedience, worldy- mindedness, contempt of God's threatenings, and lingerings after the forbidden society of lewd and wicked persons. The suddenness of her punishment: the justice of God surprises her in the very act of sin, with a present revenge. Copyright StatementJames Burton Coffman Commentaries reproduced by permission of Abilene Christian University Press, Abilene, Texas, USA. Back in Luke 7:18-20, John the Baptist sends two of his disciples to ask Jesus if He is the promised Messiah or not. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/luke-17.html. Finding the new version too difficult to understand? In this chapter we have, I.Some particular discourses which Christ had with his disciples, in which he teaches them to take heed of giving offence, and to forgive the injuries done them (), encourages them to pray for the increase of their faith (v. 5, v. 6), and then teaches them humility, whatever service they had done for God ().II. iii. 1999. 1. Luke tells us that they weren’t just the locals, but that they had come from “every village in Galilee and Judea and Jerusalem” (5:17). 1874-1909. BibliographyBeza, Theodore. 1914. Upon the housetop—Of course this can be no description of any incident at the coming of Christ to judge the world. Observe how it had been with sinners formerly, and in what state the judgments of God, which they had been warned of, found them. These files were made available by Mr. Ernie Stefanik. Sproul's personal favorite. Luke 17:17 Ingratitude; Luke 17:20-21 The Coming Kingdom; Luke 17:20-21 The Kingdom that is Within; ROBERT HAWKER- Poor Man's Commentary. I.e. 17:20-37 The kingdom of God was among the Jews, or rather within some of them. "Peter Pett's Commentary on the Bible ". Commentary on Luke 17:20-37 (Read Luke 17:20-37) The kingdom of God was among the Jews, or rather within some of them. "Commentary on Luke 17:31". 21.) Luke 17:31-34. Books of the Bible Buy a Bible Daily Readings Old Testament New Testament Ten Commandments. Interestingly a similar picture is drawn of those who would be faced with the catastrophe which would face Jerusalem in 70 AD (Mark 12:14-18), a precursor of the final Judgment, words which Luke deliberately omits, possibly to avoid confusion. 1700-1703. Let him escape at once by the outer steps, Matthew 24:16-18. Greek. "Abbott's Illustrated New Testament". Jesus used some of this teaching when he gave the combined answers regarding the destruction of Jerusalem and the end of the world; but here it is their application to the latter event which is in view, the application being, not so much to the prohibiting of anyone's wishing to turn back AFTER the Great Event has begun to unfold, as it is to the PRIOR temptation to turn back, in their hearts, to secular and material things, even as Lot's wife did, a temptation that will be unusually strong in the society that shall prevail at the end. "Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament". Eng. It is the evilest of places, the world in all its “glory,” as it were, and Lot's wife wants to return to it, just as some of the Israelites later wanted to return to Egypt, to the world. It is the longest of the four Gospels and the only one whose author wrote a sequel (Acts). https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/luke-17.html. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". A large crowd of his disciples was there and a great number of people from all over Judea, from Jerusalem, and from the coastal region around Tyre and Sidon, 18 who had come to hear him and to be healed of their diseases. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Mark 10:17-31 EXEGESIS: MARK 10:17-22. Luke 17:31. 31 “On that day, the one who is on the housetop and whose goods are in the house must not go down to take them out; and likewise the one who … W. McGarvey and Philip Y. Pendleton. Here our Saviour advises them, that when they shall see the judgments of God breaking out upon Jerusalem, that they make all possible speed to get out of it, as Lot and his family did out of Sodom; and to take heed of imitating Lot's wife, who looking back became a pillar of salt, Genesis 19:26. 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