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The Scofield Bible Commentary, by Cyrus Ingerson Scofield, [1917], at

Luke Chapter 23

Luke 23:1

luk 23:1


See margin reference, (See Scofield) - (Mat 14:1).

Also (Luk 23:8); (Luk 23:11); (Luk 23:12); (Luk 23:15); (Luk 3:1).

Luke 23:33

luk 23:33

And when

For order of events at the crucifixion, see

(See Scofield) - (Mat 26:20).

(See Scofield) - (Mat 27:33).

The first note refers to the events of the night preceding; the second, the day of the event.

Luke 23:35

luk 23:35


Jesus crucified is the true touchstone revealing what the world is: "The people stood beholding" in stolid indifference; the rulers, who wanted religion, but without a divine Christ crucified for their sins, "reviled"; the brutal amongst them mocked or railed; the conscious sinner prayed; the covetous sat down before the cross and played their sordid game. The cross is the judgment of this world. (Joh 12:31).

Luke 23:42

luk 23:42


(See Scofield) - (Mat 3:2).

Luke 23:43

luk 23:43


As to "paradise".

Compare (Luk 16:23).

(See Scofield) - (Luk 16:23).

One thief was saved, that none need despair; but only one, that none should presume.

Luke 23:46

luk 23:46

gave up

(See Scofield) - (Mat 27:50).

Luke 23:47

luk 23:47


(See Scofield) - (Rom 10:10).

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