Jesus, Deserted
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Jesus, Deserted

From Series: The Gospel According to Luke, Volume 10

Luke 22:47  (ID: 2352)

When Judas led the religious authorities to arrest Jesus, His disciples responded in all the ways they should not have. Alistair Begg shows that they were sleepily passive when they should have been praying, and they actively panicked when Jesus told them not to take up swords. In contrast, when we trust God’s sovereign purpose, we can respond to the crises of our day with wisdom and calm action.


Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus

47While he was still speaking, there came a crowd, and the man called Judas, one of the twelve, was leading them. He drew near to Jesus to kiss him,

Copyright © 2020, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.