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Passage Display[Printer-friendly Verses]   
 Luke 2:25 - 35
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   Book of Luke
   Chapter 2
2:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
 
2:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord's Christ.
 
2:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Moved by the Spirit, he went into the temple courts. When the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the custom of the Law required,
 
2:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Simeon took him in his arms and praised God, saying:
 
2:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"Sovereign Lord, as you have promised, you now dismiss F8 your servant in peace.
 
2:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
For my eyes have seen your salvation,
 
2:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
which you have prepared in the sight of all people,
 
2:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel."
 
2:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The child's father and mother marveled at what was said about him.
 
2:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then Simeon blessed them and said to Mary, his mother: "This child is destined to cause the falling and rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be spoken against,
 
2:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
so that the thoughts of many hearts will be revealed. And a sword will pierce your own soul too."
 

FOOTNOTES:
F8 Or promised, now dismiss

 
 

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