Luke's Gospel (The Learning Bible-- Contemporary English Version) The CEV is an easy-to-read translation, and this study edition provides very helpful notes, illustrations, explanations, and references.
The HarperCollins Study Bible: Fully Revised & Updated I prefer the NRSV in a study Bible. This edition has excellent background and introductory materials as well as extensive footnotes. (Available in hardcover and
The New Oxford Annotated Bible with the Apocrypha, Augmented Third Edition, New Revised Standard Version, Indexed I prefer the NRSV in a study Bible. This edition has excellent background and introductory materials as well as extensive footnotes. (Available in leather, hard
The Access Bible, New Revised Standard Version with Apocrypha (Hardcover 9870A) Another fine choice among NRSV study Bibles.
The New Interpreter's Study Bible: New Revised Standard Version With the Apocrypha Another fine choice among NRSV study Bibles.
Zondervan TNIV Study Bible If you would prefer the TNIV, this edition offers lots of notes and introductory material. (Also available in hardcover.)