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 Luke 1
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The NAS Strong's Version
   Book of Luke
   Chapter 1
1:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile an account of the things accomplished among us,
 
1:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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just as they were handed down to us by those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and servants of the word,
 
1:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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it seemed fitting for me as well, having investigated everything carefully from the beginning, to write it out for you in consecutive order, most excellent Theophilus;
 
1:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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so that you may know the exact truth about the things you have been taught.
 
1:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
In the days of Herod, king of Judea, there was a priest named Zacharias, of the division of Abijah; and he had a wife from the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elizabeth.
 
1:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
They were both righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.
 
1:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But they had no child, because Elizabeth was barren, and they were both advanced in years.
 
1:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now it happened that while he was performing his priestly service before God in the appointed order of his division,
 
1:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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according to the custom of the priestly office, he was chosen by lot to enter the temple of the Lord and burn incense.
 
1:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And the whole multitude of the people were in prayer outside at the hour of the incense offering.
 
1:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And an angel of the Lord appeared to him, standing to the right of the altar of incense.
 
1:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Zacharias was troubled when he saw the angel, and fear gripped him.
 
1:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But the angel said to him, "Do not be afraid, Zacharias, for your petition has been heard, and your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you will give him the name John.
 
1:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will have joy and gladness, and many will rejoice at his birth.
 
1:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"For he will be great in the sight of the Lord; and he will drink no * wine or liquor, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit while yet in his mother's womb.
 
1:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"And he will turn many of the sons of Israel back to the Lord their God.
 
1:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"It is he who will go as a forerunner before Him in the spirit and power of Elijah, TO TURN THE HEARTS OF THE FATHERS BACK TO THE CHILDREN, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, so as to make ready a people prepared for the Lord."
 
1:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Zacharias said to the angel, "How * will I know this for certain? For I am an old man and my wife is advanced in years."
 
1:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The angel answered and said to him, "I am Gabriel, who stands in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to bring you this good news.
 
1:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And behold, you shall be silent and unable * to speak until the day when these things take place, because * you did not believe my words, which will be fulfilled in their proper time."
 
1:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The people were waiting for Zacharias, and were wondering at his delay in the temple.
 
1:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But when he came out, he was unable * to speak to them; and they realized that he had seen a vision in the temple; and he kept making signs to them, and remained mute.
 
1:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When the days of his priestly service were ended , he went back home.
 
1:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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After these days Elizabeth his wife became pregnant, and she kept herself in seclusion for five months, saying,
 
1:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"This is the way the Lord has dealt with me in the days when He looked with favor upon me, to take away my disgrace among men."
 
1:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city in Galilee called Nazareth,
 
1:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the descendants of David ; and the virgin's name was Mary.
 
1:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And coming in, he said to her, "Greetings, favored one! The Lord is with you."
 
1:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But she was very perplexed at this statement, and kept pondering what kind of salutation this was.
 
1:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary; for you have found favor with God.
 
1:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"And behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name Him Jesus.
 
1:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High; and the Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David ;
 
1:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and His kingdom will have no end."
 
1:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Mary said to the angel, "How can this be, since I am a virgin * *?"
 
1:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The angel answered and said to her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; and for that reason the holy Child shall be called the Son of God.
 
1:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"And behold, even your relative Elizabeth has also conceived a son in her old age; and she who was called barren is now in her sixth month.
 
1:37 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"For nothing * * will be impossible with God."
 
1:38 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And Mary said, "Behold, the bondslave of the Lord; may it be done to me according to your word." And the angel departed from her.
 
1:39 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now at this time Mary arose and went in a hurry to the hill country, to a city of Judah,
 
1:40 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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and entered the house of Zacharias and greeted Elizabeth.
 
1:41 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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When Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the baby leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.
 
1:42 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And she cried out with a loud voice and said, "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb!
 
1:43 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And how has it happened to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me?
 
1:44 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.
 
1:45 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord."
 
1:46 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And Mary said: "My soul exalts the Lord,
 
1:47 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior.
 
1:48 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"For He has had regard for the humble state of His bondslave; For behold, from this time on all generations will count me blessed.
 
1:49 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"For the Mighty One has done great things for me; And holy is His name.
 
1:50 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"AND HIS MERCY IS UPON GENERATION AFTER GENERATION TOWARD THOSE WHO FEAR HIM.
 
1:51 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"He has done mighty deeds with His arm; He has scattered those who were proud in the thoughts of their heart.
 
1:52 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"He has brought down rulers from their thrones, And has exalted those who were humble.
 
1:53 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"HE HAS FILLED THE HUNGRY WITH GOOD THINGS; And sent away the rich empty-handed.
 
1:54 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"He has given help to Israel His servant, In remembrance of His mercy,
 
1:55 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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As He spoke to our fathers, To Abraham and his descendants forever."
 
1:56 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And Mary stayed with her about three months, and then returned to her home.
 
1:57 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Now the time had come for Elizabeth to give birth, and she gave birth to a son.
 
1:58 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Her neighbors and her relatives heard that the Lord had displayed His great mercy toward her; and they were rejoicing with her.
 
1:59 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And it happened that on the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to call him Zacharias, after his father.
 
1:60 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But his mother answered and said, "No indeed; but he shall be called John."
 
1:61 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And they said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who is called by that name."
 
1:62 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And they made signs to his father, as to what * he wanted him called.
 
1:63 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And he asked for a tablet and wrote as follows, "His name is John." And they were all astonished.
 
1:64 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And at once his mouth was opened and his tongue loosed, and he began to speak in praise of God.
 
1:65 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Fear came on all those living around them; and all these matters were being talked about in all the hill country of Judea.
 
1:66 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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All who heard them kept them in mind, saying, "What then will this child turn out to be?" For the hand of the Lord was certainly with him.
 
1:67 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And his father Zacharias was filled with the Holy Spirit, and prophesied, saying:
 
1:68 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, For He has visited us and accomplished redemption for His people,
 
1:69 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And has raised up a horn of salvation for us In the house of David His servant --
 
1:70 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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As He spoke by the mouth of His holy prophets from of old --
 
1:71 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Salvation FROM OUR ENEMIES, And FROM THE HAND OF ALL WHO HATE US;
 
1:72 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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To show mercy toward our fathers, And to remember His holy covenant,
 
1:73 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The oath which He swore to Abraham our father,
 
1:74 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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To grant us that we, being rescued from the hand of our enemies, Might serve Him without fear,
 
1:75 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
In holiness and righteousness before Him all our days.
 
1:76 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; For you will go on BEFORE THE LORD TO PREPARE HIS WAYS;
 
1:77 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness of their sins,
 
1:78 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Because of the tender mercy of our God, With which the Sunrise from on high will visit us,
 
1:79 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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TO SHINE UPON THOSE WHO SIT IN DARKNESS AND THE SHADOW OF DEATH, To guide our feet into the way of peace."
 
1:80 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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And the child continued to grow and to become strong in spirit, and he lived in the deserts until the day of his public appearance to Israel.
 
 

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