Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the kingdom of God.
Give honour unto Luke Evangelist; For he it was (the aged legends say) Who first taught Art to fold her hands and pray.Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John,The bed be blest that I lye on.Thomas Ady, A Cradle in the Dark, page 58 (London, 1656).
From those to whom much is given, much is expected. (Luke 12:48)Resourceful people carries a great responsibility.
When the man governed by self-interest, the god of this world, does not renounce it but merely refines it by the use of reason and extends it beyond the constricting boundary of the present, he is represented (Luke XVI, 3-9) as one who, in his very person [as servant], defrauds his master [self- interest] and wins from him sacrifices in behalf of “duty.”Immanuel Kant
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, The bed be blest that I lye on.Thomas Ady, A Cradle in the Dark, page 58 (London, 1656).
This the place where we are all invited to stand at the beginning of Lent to take in the meaning of this movement from the river to the desert , and to be caught in it ourselves. Lent is the season for the Spirit of truth , who drove Jesus into the wilderness to initiate him into the truth that sets free. Mark’s hard word “drove” was softened by Mathew and Luke to the milder expression “led”.p.4 (A Season for the Spirit: Readings for the Days of Lent (2004))
So watch yourselves. If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him. If he sins against you seven times in a day, and seven times comes back to you and says, 'I repent,' forgive him. (Luke 17:3–4) (NIV).The terms "Holy Spirit" or "Holy Ghost" are used as translations of the Greek word ? (Pneuma) meaning "Spirit" or "Breath"; in most of the traditional theologies that developed in the centuries after the crucifixion of Jesus these have been taken to mean the third person of the Christian Trinity. Other interpretations not dependent upon trinitarian doctrines also exist.
Luke, you can destroy the Emperor. He has foreseen this. It is your destiny. Join me, and together we can rule the galaxy as father and son.Darth Vader
Note: Character is a vampire who says this to Buffy while fighting with her, when she appears to be threatening him with a cymbal stand. She then throws it through a window, and while Luke is distracted temporarily by the blinding glare of a streetlamp that shines through the broken window, Buffy stakes him in the back, killing him.Who: Principal Robert Flutie (Ken Lerner)
Hurry up, Luke! Quick! Quick!Who: Biggs Darklighter
Luke, we've got a malfunction in fire control. I'll have to cut in the auxiliary.Who: Dak Ralter
You think...you've won, but Luke will crush you...and I refuse...to let you...destroy the future...for my Ben...Who: Mara Jade Skywalker
"Sitting in her room upstairs, watching her wind up the buns in her hair, I declare that I'd like to be Luke - unless that's a little bit too perverted for you."MC Frontalot, "Yellow Lasers" (2001)
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