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The 24 Chapters of the Gospel of Luke laid out so that the relationships of the text to other gospels (Mark and Matthew and John) can be seen.  Possible inspirations are included where there are echoes and resonance of ideas.
The following texts are quoted, from the Bible, Apocryphal and Pseudepigraphal texts, Dead Sea Scrolls, and Gnostic Christian texts.   A few comments about differences in versions of verses are noted.  For the most part the texts are presented to where they can speak for themselves at a glance:

1 Apocalypse of James

1 Chronicles

1 Corinthians

1 Enoch

1 John

1 Kings

1 Maccabees

1 Peter

1 Samuel

1 Thessalonians

1 Timothy

2 Apocalypse of James

2 Baruch

2 Chronicles

2 Corinthians

2 Enoch

2 Kings

2 Peter

2 Samuel

2 Thessalonians

2 Timothy

3 Enoch

4 Esdras

4 Maccabees

Acchariya-Abbhuta Sutta [Buddhist]

Acts

Amos

Apocalypse of Peter

Ascension of Isaiah

Barnabas

Baruch

Bava Batra [Talmud]

Bava Mezia [Talmud]

Colossians

Daniel

Dead Sea Scrolls

Deuteronomy

Dhammadayada Sutta [Buddhist]

Dialogue of the Saviour

Didache

Ecclesiastes

Ephesians

Eusebius: Church History

Exodus

Ezekiel

Flavius Josephus: Antiquities

Flavius Josephus: Life

Flavius Josephus: War of the Jews

Galatians

Genesis

Habakkuk

Hebrews

Hillel: Shab 31a (Talmud)

Homer: Illiad

Homer: Odyssey

Hosea

Irenaeus: Against Heresies

Isaiah

James

Jeremiah

Jerome: Commentary on the Bible

Job

Joel

John

Jonah

Joshua

Jubilees

Judges

Justin Martyr: Apology

Lalitavistra Sutra [Buddhist]

Lamentations

Leviticus

Lotus Sutra [Buddhist]

Luke

Mahapadana Sutta [Buddhist]

Malachi

Mark

Matthew

Micah

Nahum

Nicodemus

Numbers

Obadiah

Philip

Philo: Hypothetica

Philo: On Dreams

Philo: On the Confusion of Tongues

Pistis Sophia

Protevangelium of James

Proverbs

Psalms

Psalms of Solomon

Pseudo-Phocylides

Ratthapala [Buddhist]

Revelation

Romans

Ruth

Satipatthanasamyutta [Buddhist]

Shepherd of Hermas

Sirach

Song of Solomon

Susanna

Sutta Nipata [Buddhist]

Testament of Solomon

Thomas

Tobit

Wisdom of Solomon

Zechariah

Zephaniah