18 (A)The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me,
Because He anointed Me to preach the gospel to the poor.
He has sent Me to proclaim release to the captives,
And recovery of sight to the blind,
To set free those who are oppressed,
19 (B)To proclaim the favorable year of the Lord.”

20 And He (C)closed the [a]book, gave it back to the attendant and (D)sat down; and the eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on Him. 21 And He began to say to them, “Today this Scripture has been fulfilled in your [b]hearing.”

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  1. Luke 4:20 Or scroll
  2. Luke 4:21 Lit ears

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