Cancel. Cancel. 42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival. Luke 2:41-52 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Boy Jesus in the Temple. (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). 41 Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover. The virgin’s name was Mary. Font Size. The Birth of Jesus. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 2 In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 43 When the festival was ended and they started to return, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but his parents did not know it. New Revised Standard Version Update. Read verse in New Revised Standard 19 But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart. 8 In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. 2 This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 15 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go now to Bethlehem and see this thing that has taken place, which the Lord has made known to us.” 16 So they went with haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the child lying in the manger. All rights reserved. His mother(AL) said to him, “Son, why have you treated us like this? 46 After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. 48 When his parents saw him, they were astonished. 21 After eight days had passed, it was time to circumcise the child; and he was called Jesus, the name given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb. Used by permission. New Revised Standard Version Update. 26 In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth, 27 to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. Luke 2:1-7. (AO), 51 Then he went down to Nazareth with them(AP) and was obedient to them. In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 36 There was also a prophet, Anna[j] the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Asher. When the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the custom of the Law required,(W) 28 Simeon took him in his arms and praised God, saying: 29 “Sovereign Lord, as you have promised,(X)    you may now dismiss[d] your servant in peace. 51 Then he went down with them and came to Nazareth, and was obedient to them. Luke 2:29–32 29 “Master, now you are dismissing your servant in peace, according to your word; 30 for my eyes have seen your salvation, 31 which you have prepared in the presence of all peoples, 32 a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel.” 45 When they did not find him, they returned to Jerusalem to search for him. 26 It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord’s Messiah. 19 But Mary treasured all these words and pondered them in her heart. 3 All went to their own towns to be registered. 4 Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to the city of David called Bethlehem, because he was descended from the house and family of David. [e](AE) She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying. 38 At that moment she came, and began to praise God and to speak about the child[k] to all who were looking for the redemption of Jerusalem. 25 Now there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon;[d] this man was righteous and devout, looking forward to the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit rested on him. 3 All went to their own towns to be registered. 4 Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to the city of David called Bethlehem, because he was descended from the house and family of David. 45 When they did not find him, they went back to Jerusalem to look for him. 42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival. 9 Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. The Shepherds and the Angels. (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. 4 Joseph also went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to the city of David called Bethlehem, because he was descended from the house and family of David. Font Size. (AG), 39 When Joseph and Mary had done everything required by the Law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee to their own town of Nazareth. 3 All went to their own towns to be registered. 8 In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Luke 2:15-21 15 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go now to Bethlehem and see this thing that has taken place, which the Lord has made known to us.” 16 So they went with haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the child lying in the manger. Bible Language … 3 All went to their own towns to be registered. She was very old; she had lived with her husband seven years after her marriage, 37 and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. 2 This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 34 Then Simeon[i] blessed them and said to his mother Mary, “This child is destined for the falling and the rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be opposed 35 so that the inner thoughts of many will be revealed—and a sword will pierce your own soul too.”. 2 (This was the first census that took place while[ a] Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival. 51 Then he went down with them and came to Nazareth, and was obedient to them. 1 In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. 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