You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 16 So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger. 13 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, 14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven,    and on earth peace(L) to those on whom his favor rests.”, 15 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.”. 28 Then took he him up in his arms, and blessed God, and said. 52 And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man. Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. 12 And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point Luke-Acts 2 (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) And a sword will pierce your own soul too.”, 36 There was also a prophet,(AD) Anna, the daughter of Penuel, of the tribe of Asher. Luke 2:14 christmas peace angels And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told unto them. 34 Then Simeon blessed them and said to Mary, his mother:(AB) “This child is destined to cause the falling(AC) and rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be spoken against, 35 so that the thoughts of many hearts will be revealed. 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22', * 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point 25 Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. And all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers. The world Jesus was born into. Historical Books Luke 2:42 Context. 33 And Joseph and his mother marvelled at those things which were spoken of him. (AO), 51 Then he went down to Nazareth with them(AP) and was obedient to them. (AI), 41 Every year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the Festival of the Passover. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and was subject unto them: but his mother kept all these sayings in her heart. Luke 2 - And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed. General Epistles 14 Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. -------------------- -------------------- All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. King James Version, (N) 20 The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God(O) for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told. And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. 31 Which thou hast prepared before the face of all people; 32 A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel. (AF) 38 Coming up to them at that very moment, she gave thanks to God and spoke about the child to all who were looking forward to the redemption of Jerusalem. Luke 2 King James Version (KJV) 2 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed. 5 To be taxed with Mary his espoused wife, being great with child. behold, thy father and I have sought thee sorrowing. Learn more. 12 And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. 44 But they, supposing him to have been in the company, went a day's journey; and they sought him among their kinsfolk and acquaintance. And when they found him not, they turned back again to Jerusalem, seeking him. 24 And to offer a sacrifice according to that which is said in the law of the Lord, A pair of turtledoves, or two young pigeons. 25 Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord's Christ. And he said unto them, How is it that ye sought me? 2 In those days Caesar Augustus(A) issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. To be taxed with Mary his espoused wife, being great with child. 25 And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him. 43 After the festival was over, while his parents were returning home, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but they were unaware of it. 49 And he said unto them, How is it that ye sought me? [e](AE) She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying. 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. 34 And Simeon blessed them, and said unto Mary his mother, Behold, this child is set for the fall and rising again of many in Israel; and for a sign which shall be spoken against; 35 (Yea, a sword shall pierce through thy own soul also,) that the thoughts of many hearts may be revealed. New Living Translation, 3 And all went to be taxed, every one into his own city. 44 But they, supposing him to have been in the company, went a day's journey; and they sought him among their kinsfolk and acquaintance. Historical Books Minor Prophets Westminster Leningrad Codex, 8 And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 20 And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told unto them. 2 (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) 48 And when they saw him, they were amazed: and his mother said unto him, Son, why hast thou thus dealt with us? 47 And all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers. What are the benefits of creating an account? 33 And Joseph and his mother marvelled at those things which were spoken of him. And when they had fulfilled the days, as they returned, the child Jesus tarried behind in Jerusalem; and Joseph and his mother knew not of it. (Q), 22 When the time came for the purification rites required by the Law of Moses,(R) Joseph and Mary took him to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord 23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, “Every firstborn male is to be consecrated to the Lord”[b]),(S) 24 and to offer a sacrifice in keeping with what is said in the Law of the Lord: “a pair of doves or two young pigeons.”[c](T). You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! 17 And when they had seen it, they made known abroad the saying which was told them concerning this child. 41 Now his parents went to Jerusalem every year at the feast of the passover. 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