Luke 22

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Luke 22
Uncial 0171, PSI 2.124 + PSI 1.2 recto.jpg
Luke 22:44-50 on fragments a and b (recto) of the codex 0171, written about AD 300.
Book Gospel of Luke
Bible part New Testament
Order in the Bible part 3
Category Gospel

Luke 22 is the twenty-second chapter of the Gospel of Luke in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It records the events in the last two to three days until the arrest of Jesus Christ,[1] the book containing this chapter is anonymous but early Christian tradition uniformly affirmed that Luke composed this Gospel as well as Acts.[2]


Luke 22:43-44 in Codex Vaticanus 354 (AD 949)
Luke 22: 41,45-48 on recto side of Papyrus 69 (3rd century).


This chapter can be grouped (with cross references to other New Testament sections with similar contents):

The authenticity of Luke 22:43-44 has been disputed by scholars since the second half of the 19th century, the verses are placed in double brackets in modern editions of the Greek text, and listed in a footnote in the RSV.

Luke 22 in art[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Halley, Henry H. Halley's Bible Handbook: an abbreviated Bible commentary. 23rd edition. Zondervan Publishing House. 1962.
  2. ^ Holman Illustrated Bible Handbook. Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville, Tennessee. 2012.

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Preceded by
Luke 21
Chapters of the Bible
Gospel of Luke
Succeeded by
Luke 23