Watch for this as you read through Luke’s Gospel – note each time you encounter the word “must.” Note what is being discussed each time, too. See for yourself what “must” be done! This word has already appeared once in Luke (2:49)*, but shows up again (4:43) in today’s reading in Luke 3-4.
* ‘Must’ (dei) occurs 44x in Luke-Acts out of its 102 appearances in the NT. The TNIV and NIV render dei in 2:49 as “had to be.