This Scripture Has Been Fulfilled - Luke 4:16-30

March 19, 2022 Pastor: Terry Embke Series: The Life of Jesus Christ

Topic: Study of the Life of Christ Passage: Luke 4:16–4:30

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Jesus: “King Of The Jews”
-At His Birth—Matthew 2:2 “…born King of the Jews”
-At His Death—Pontius Pilate; Luke 23:3 "…are you King of the Jews?”
                      Pontius Pilate; Mark 15:9 "…release the King of the Jews?”
                      Roman Guards; John 19:3 "…hail King of the Jews”
                      Inscription; John 19:19 “This is the King of the Jews”
-Religious Leaders; John 19:21

Sermon In A Sentence: God convinces people of Jesus’ greatness as we do the great things that He was sent to do.

Luke 4:14-15 “Then Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about Him spread throughout the entire vicinity. He was teaching in their synagogues, being acclaimed by everyone.”

Luke 4:16-17 “He came to Nazareth, where He had been brought up. As usual, He entered the synagogue on the Sabbath day and stood up to read. The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was given to Him.”

Luke 4:17-19 “…and unrolling the scroll, He found the place where it was written: The Spirit of the Lord is on Me, because He has anointed Me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent Me to proclaim freedom to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set free the oppressed, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.”

Isaiah 61:1-2 “The Spirit of the Lord God is on Me, because the Lord has anointed Me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and freedom to the prisoners; to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor, and the day of our God’s vengeance…”

Luke 4:20-21 “He then rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant, and sat down. And the eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fixed on Him. He began by saying to them, ‘Today as you listen, this Scripture has
been fulfilled.’”

Luke 4:22 “They were all speaking well of Him and were amazed by the gracious words that came from His mouth, yet they said, ‘Isn’t this Joseph’s son?’”

Luke 4:23-27 “Then He said to them, ‘No doubt you will quote this proverb to Me: ‘Doctor, heal yourself. So all we’ve heard that took place in Capernaum, do here in Your hometown also.’ He also said, ‘I assure you: No prophet is accepted in his hometown. But I say to you, there were certainly many widows in Israel in Elijah’s days, when the sky was shut up for three years and six months while a great famine came over all the land. Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them—but to a widow at Zarephath in Sidon. And in the prophet Elisha’s time, there were many in Israel who had serious skin diseases, yet not one of them was healed —only Naaman the Syrian.’”

Luke 4:28-30 “When they heard this, everyone in the synagogue was enraged. They got up, drove Him out of town, and brought Him to the edge of the hill that their town was built on, intending to hurl Him over the cliff. But He passed right through the crowd and went on His way”

We Do The Great Things Jesus Was Sent To Do:
-As we proclaim freedom to the captive
-As we proclaim recovery of sight to the blind
-As we proclaim freedom to the oppressed
-As we proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor