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Who wrote Luke?

unknown, attributed to Luke

Who wrote John?

unknown, attributed to John

When was Luke written?

85 C.E

When was John written?

95 C.E

Where was Luke written?

Antioch, Syria

Where was John written?


What was the purpose is Luke?

a biblical history of God's dealing with humanity which shows how God's promises have been fulfilled in Jesus and extended to all

What was the purpose of John?

Jesus is the preexistence and incarnate word of God who had revealed the Father to us

How many principal divisions does Luke have?


How many principal divisions does John have?

4; prologue, book of signs, book of glory, epilogue

What literary devices are used in Luke?

parables, foreshadowing, fulfillment citations, miracle stories, themes

What literary devices are used in John?

high christology, signs (7), "I am" statements, discourses

What was the intended audience of Luke?

Gentile Christians (Hellenistic) (Greek)

What was the intended audience of John?


What are the sources of Luke?

Mark, Matthew, quelle, special traditions or L sources

What are the sources of John?

synoptic gospel, quelle, unique materials


"God with us"


"lover of God"


the into or beginning of a story or book


the ending of a story or book

What has to take place for a miracle to happen?


What are the 4 kinds of miracles?

healing, exorcism, power over nature, restoration of life

What 2 ways does Jesus perform miracles?

forgives sins or says, "you are healed"

What is Luke portrayed as?



a story that contains moral and spiritual trust


a prediction of what will happen in the future

Fulfillment Citation

shows how an old testament prophesy about the coming of the Messiah has been fulfilled in the person of Jesus Christ

Miracle Stories

miracles of healing: healing of the paralytic
power over nature: walking on water, calming of the seas, water into wine
exorcisms: expelling a demon, person w/ demon called 'legion' [2000 demons]
restoration of life: the raising of Lazarus

What are the 5 themes in Luke?

1. mercy, compassionate, forgiving Jesus
2. Holy Spirit
3. importance of prayer
4. Jesus' concern for women
5. repentance

What are the 7 signs in John?

1. water into wine
2. cure of the royal official's son
3. cure of the paralytic at the pool
4. multiplication of loaves
5. walking on water
6. sign of the young man born blind
7. the raising of Lazarus (climax of signs)

Where are the "I am" statements at?

the book of John

What is the significance to the prodigal son story?

both of the sons are wrong in different ways and he invites them back in to improve

How many principal part are in Luke?


What is the second part of Luke?

The Acts of the Apostles

Who did Luke dedicate his gospel to?


Which 3 parables deal with God's joy & over-repentant sinners?

Lost Sheep, Lost Coin, & Prodigal Son

What is the symbol of John?


What are the differences in John?

3 Passovers
several trips to Jerusalem
long discourses, no parables
himself as God's revelation
doesn't stress kingdom of God


reference to the Holy Spirit

Law of Love

Gospel of John, 100% Maximum, ideal faith

What do all gospels agree on?

The Resurrection story, messengers were present, only appeared to his disciples, stone rolled away to an empty tomb, women were present in the early morning

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