This lively commentary takes the reader to the heart of Luke's gospel to meet the central character in a fresh and life-changing way. The guide, which emphasises Jesus' ministry to those on the edge of society will facilitate, stimulate and enrich the discovery of God's word. Simon Jones' lively commentary takes you straight to the heart of Luke's gospel, to meet the central character in a fresh and life-changing way. The Gospel of Luke emphasises Jesus' ministry to the poor, to women and children, to tax collectors and others who were on the margins of Jewish society. Some of Jesus' best loved parables are also found only in Luke: The Prodigal Son, The Rich Fool, The Good Samaritan, The Unjust Steward and The Pharisee and the Tax Collector.