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Jesus’ Prayer of Agony, Obedience, and Victory – The Gospel of Luke Series (Luke 22:39-46)


1.  The Garden (v. 39; Mark 14:32)

2.  The Temptation (v. 40; Mark 14:50)

·  Satan tempts Christians to cling to sin, but he tempted Jesus to cling to holiness.

·  The temptation of being over-confident in the flesh (22:31-34).

·  The temptation of being overcome with sorrow and discouragement (Mark 14:50; 24:17).

·  The temptation of returning to the world (1 John 2:15-17).

3.  The Prayer (v. 41; Matthew 6:10)

4.  The Cup (v. 42)

·  Jesus’ absolute holiness demanded the response He had.

·  Jesus knew the humiliation, abuse, shame, pain, torture, and the wrath that He would face (Isaiah 52:14; 53:4-8, and 10; John 18:4-6).

·  Jesus knew that He was to “become sin” for us (2 Corinthians 5:21; Isaiah 53:12).

·  Jesus knew that He would be forsaken and separated from the Father (Mark 15:34).

5.  The Obedience (v. 42; John 6:38-40; Philippians 2:6-8; Isaiah 52:15)

6.  The Angel (v. 43; Matthew 4:11)

7.     The Anguish (v. 44; Mark 14:34)

·  A severe state of mental and emotional struggle – to the point of agony

·  When in a state of anguish, follow Jesus’ example…

8.  The Sorrow (v. 45)

·  Jesus lifted them up with the Word (24:25-27 and 45)!

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Feb 25, 2018 Jesus’ Prayer of Agony, Obedience, and Victory – The Gospel of Luke Series (Luke 22:39-46) Listen Download

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