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Scofield's Reference Notes

Luke 24



Verse 1

upon the first

For order of events at the resurrection, (See Scofield "Matthew 28:1").

Verse 7

Son of man (See Scofield "Matthew 8:20"), See Scofield "Romans 3:23".

Verse 13

And, behold

For order of our Lord's appearances after His resurrection, (See Scofield "Matthew 28:9")

Verse 21

trusted (See Scofield "Matthew 3:2")

redeemed (See Scofield "Romans 3:24").

Verse 23

angels (See Scofield "Hebrews 1:4").

Verse 33


(See Scofield "Mark 16:14").

Verse 44


See Summary, (See Scofield "Psalms 118:29").

Verse 47


Sin. (See Scofield "Romans 3:23").

Verse 49

upon you

See note, (See Scofield "Acts 2:4")

Verse 50

as far as

until they were opposite Bethany.

Verse 51

while he blessed them

The attitude of our Lord here characterizes this age. It is one of grace; an ascended Lord is blessing a believing people with spiritual blessings. The Jewish age was marked by temporal blessings as the reward of an obedient people. Deuteronomy 28:1-15.

In the kingdom-age spiritual and temporal blessings unite.


The Scriptures distinguish three heavens: first, the lower heavens, or the region of the clouds; secondly, the second or planetary heavens; and, thirdly, the heaven of heavens, the abode of God.


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Bibliography Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Luke 24:4". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 1917.

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