Luke

This Year Also

January 1, 1970

This Year Also   “This year also.”—Luke xiii. 8.   AT the opening of another year, and at the commencement of another volume of sermons, we earnestly desire to utter the word of exhortation: but alas, at this present, the preacher is a prisoner, and must speak from his pillow instead of his pulpit. Let not the few words …

Luke:8:8

Satan’s Punctuality, Power, and Purpose

January 1, 1970

Satan's Punctuality, Power, and Purpose    “Then cometh the devil, and taketh away the word out of their hearts, lest they should believe and be saved.”— Luke viii. 12.   IT is a great comfort that such multitudes are willing to hear the word of God. Even though many should turn out to be as the rock, the wayside, …

Luke:8:12

A Distinction with a Difference

1970

A Distinction with a Difference “And Zacharias said unto the angel, Whereby shall I know this?”— Luke i. 18. “Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall this be?”— Luke i. 34. ZACHARIAS and the Virgin Mary were both very dear to God, and therefore highly honoured and greatly favoured. The points of likeness between them are …

Luke:1:18, 34

Real Contact with Jesus

December 24, 1908

No. 3124A Sermon Published on Thursday December 24, 1908,Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon,At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “And Jesus said, ‘Somebody hath touched me; for I perceive that virtue is gone out of me.’”— Luke 8:46 OUR Lord was very frequently in the midst of a crowd. His preaching was so plain and so forcible that he always attracted …

Luke:8:46

Christ and His Table Companions

August 27, 1908

No. 3107A Sermon Published on Thursday, August 27, 1908,Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon,At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “And when the hour was come, he sat down, and the twelve apostles with him.”— Luke 22:14 THE outward ordinances of the Christian religion are but two, and those two are exceedingly simple, yet neither of them has escaped human alteration; and, alas! …

Luke:22:14

Unknown Depths and Heights

November 28, 1907

No. 3068 A Sermon Published on Thursday, November 28, 1907,Delivered by C. H. Spurgeon, At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington,On a Lord’s-Day Evening in the Year 1861. “Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.” — Luke 23:34. IT needs a tongue as eloquent as that which, uttered these words fitly to describe …

Luke:23:34

The Rule of Grace  

October 10, 1907

No. 3061 A Sermon Published on Thursday, October 10, 1907,Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon, At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, On Lord’s-Day Evening, August 17, 1873.  “Many lepers were in Israel in the time of Eliseus the prophet; and none of them was cleansed, saving Naaman the Syrian.”—Luke 4:27. OUR Savior never sought popularity. His ministry was so attractive …

Luke:4:27

The Errand of Mercy

July 25, 1907

No. 3050 A Sermon Published on Thursday, July 25, 1907, Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon, At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, During the Year 1863  “For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.” — Luke 19:10. GOD came down from heaven but once to be united with human flesh. On what …

Luke:19:10

God’s Tender Mercy

February 28, 1907

No. 3029A Sermon Published on Thursday, February 28th, 1907,Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon, At The Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington,On Lord’s-Day Evening, May 23rd, 1869 “The tender mercy of our God.” — Luke 1:78. IT was a proof of great tenderness, on Go d’s part, to think of his sinful creature, man, at all. When the created one had wilfully …

Luke:1:78

Good Cheer From Grace Received

December 27, 1906

No. 3020Published on Thursday, December 27th, 1906Delivered by C.H. Spurgeon,At the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington “And, behold, a woman, which was diseased with an issue of blood twelve years, came behind him, and touched the hem of his garment: for she said within herself, If I may but touch his garment, I shall be whole. But Jesus …

Luke:9:20-23; 8:42-48