Parallel Verses

Amplified

Because of and through the heart of tender mercy and loving-kindness of our God, a Light from on high will dawn upon us and visit [us]

New American Standard Bible

Because of the tender mercy of our God, With which the Sunrise from on high will visit us,

King James Version

Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us,

Holman Bible

Because of our God's merciful compassion, the Dawn from on high will visit us

International Standard Version

Because of the tender mercy of our God, his light from on high has visited us,

A Conservative Version

because of the bowels of mercy of our God, by which the dayspring from on high came to help us,

American Standard Version

Because of the tender mercy of our God, Whereby the dayspring from on high shall visit us,

An Understandable Version

because of God's merciful compassion. Therefore, the morning sun from above will arise

Anderson New Testament

through the tender mercies of our God; by which the dawn from on high has visited us,

Bible in Basic English

Because of the loving mercies of our God, by which the dawn from heaven has come to us,

Common New Testament

through the tender mercy of our God, with which the sunrise from on high will visit us;

Daniel Mace New Testament

through the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun has visited us from on high,

Darby Translation

on account of the bowels of mercy of our God; wherein the dayspring from on high has visited us,

Godbey New Testament

through the bowels of mercy of our God, in which the dayspring from on high looked upon us,

Goodspeed New Testament

"Because the heart of our God is merciful, And so the day will dawn upon us from on high,

John Wesley New Testament

Thro' the tender mercy of our God, whereby the Day-spring from on high hath visited us,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

through the bowels of mercy of our God, whereby the dayspring from on high has visited us

Julia Smith Translation

Through the bowels of mercy of our God; by which the rising of the sun of sublimity has reviewed us,

King James 2000

Through the tender mercy of our God; by which the dawn from on high has visited us,

Lexham Expanded Bible

because of the merciful compassion of our God by which the dawn will visit to help us from on high,

Modern King James verseion

through the tender mercy of our God; by which the Dayspring from on high has visited us,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Through the tender mercy of our God, whereby the day spring from on high hath visited us:

Moffatt New Testament

by the tender mercy of our God, who will make the Dawn visit us from on high,

Montgomery New Testament

"Through the heart of mercy of our God, Whereby the Dayspring from on high shall visit us,

NET Bible

Because of our God's tender mercy the dawn will break upon us from on high

New Heart English Bible

because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dawn from on high will visit us,

Noyes New Testament

through the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us,

Sawyer New Testament

on account of the compassionate mercies of our God, by which a morning from on high has visited us,

The Emphasized Bible

Because of the yearning compassion of the mercy of our God, wherein shall visit us a day-dawn from on high, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

through the bowels of mercy of our God; with which he hath visited us, as the dawn of the morning from on high,

Twentieth Century New Testament

Through the tender mercy of our God, Whereby the Dawn will break on us from Heaven,

Webster

Through the tender mercy of our God; by which the day-spring from on high hath visited us,

Weymouth New Testament

Through the tender compassion of our God, Through which the daybreak from on high will come to us,

Williams New Testament

Because the heart of our God is merciful. And so the day will dawn upon us from on high,

World English Bible

because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the dawn from on high will visit us,

Worrell New Testament

because of the tender compassions of the mercy of our God, wherein the day-spring from on high shall visit us,

Worsley New Testament

in the remission of their sins, through the tender mercy of our God, whereby the day-spring hath visited us from on high,

Youngs Literal Translation

Through the tender mercies of our God, In which the rising from on high did look upon us,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

the
ἔλεος 
Eleos 
Usage: 25

σπλάγχνον 
Splagchnon 
Usage: 11

ἔλεος 
Eleos 
Usage: 25

of
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the dayspring
ἀνατολή 
Anatole 
Usage: 7

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

on high
ὕψος 
Hupsos 
on high, height, high, be exalted
Usage: 5

ἐπισκέπτομαι 
Episkeptomai 
Usage: 9

Images Luke 1:78

Context Readings

The Praise And Prophecy Of Zechariah

77 To bring and give the knowledge of salvation to His people in the forgiveness and remission of their sins. 78 Because of and through the heart of tender mercy and loving-kindness of our God, a Light from on high will dawn upon us and visit [us] 79 To shine upon and give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to direct and guide our feet in a straight line into the way of peace.


Cross References

Malachi 4:2

But unto you who revere and worshipfully fear My name shall the Sun of Righteousness arise with healing in His wings and His beams, and you shall go forth and gambol like calves [released] from the stall and leap for joy.

Numbers 24:17

I see Him, but not now; I behold Him, but He is not near. A star (Star) shall come forth out of Jacob, and a scepter (Scepter) shall rise out of Israel and shall crush all the corners of Moab and break down all the sons of Sheth [Moab's sons of tumult].

Isaiah 11:1

And there shall come forth a Shoot out of the stock of Jesse [David's father], and a Branch out of his roots shall grow and bear fruit.

Zechariah 3:8

Hear now, O Joshua the high priest, you and your colleagues who [usually] sit before you -- "for they are men who are a sign or omen [types of what is to come] -- "for behold, I will bring forth My servant the Branch.

Colossians 3:12

Clothe yourselves therefore, as God's own chosen ones (His own picked representatives), [who are] purified and holy and well-beloved [by God Himself, by putting on behavior marked by] tenderhearted pity and mercy, kind feeling, a lowly opinion of yourselves, gentle ways, [and] patience [which is tireless and long-suffering, and has the power to endure whatever comes, with good temper].

2 Peter 1:19

And we have the prophetic word [made] firmer still. You will do well to pay close attention to it as to a lamp shining in a dismal (squalid and dark) place, until the day breaks through [the gloom] and the Morning Star rises ( comes into being) in your hearts.

Psalm 25:6

Remember, O Lord, Your tender mercy and loving-kindness; for they have been ever from of old.

Isaiah 63:7

I will recount the loving-kindnesses of the Lord and the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, according to all that the Lord has bestowed on us, and the great goodness to the house of Israel, which He has granted them according to His mercy and according to the multitude of His loving-kindnesses.

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from heaven and see from the dwelling place of Your holiness and Your glory. Where are Your zeal and Your jealousy and Your mighty acts [which you formerly did for Your people]? Your yearning pity and the [multitude of] compassions of Your heart are restrained and withheld from me.

Zechariah 6:12

And say to him, Thus says the Lord of hosts: [You, Joshua] behold (look at, keep in sight, watch) the Man [the Messiah] whose name is the Branch, for He shall grow up in His place and He shall build the [true] temple of the Lord.

John 3:16

For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ( unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.

Ephesians 2:4-5

But God -- "so rich is He in His mercy! Because of and in order to satisfy the great and wonderful and intense love with which He loved us,

Ephesians 5:14

Therefore He says, Awake, O sleeper, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall shine (make day dawn) upon you and give you light.

Philippians 1:8

For God is my witness how I long for and pursue you all with love, in the tender mercy of Christ Jesus [Himself]!

Philippians 2:1

So by whatever [appeal to you there is in our mutual dwelling in Christ, by whatever] strengthening and consoling and encouraging [our relationship] in Him [affords], by whatever persuasive incentive there is in love, by whatever participation in the [Holy] Spirit [we share], and by whatever depth of affection and compassionate sympathy,

1 John 3:17

But if anyone has this world's goods (resources for sustaining life) and sees his brother and fellow believer in need, yet closes his heart of compassion against him, how can the love of God live and remain in him?

1 John 4:9-10

In this the love of God was made manifest (displayed) where we are concerned: in that God sent His Son, the only begotten or unique [Son], into the world so that we might live through Him.

Revelation 22:16

I, Jesus, have sent My messenger (angel) to you to witness and to give you assurance of these things for the churches (assemblies). I am the Root (the Source) and the Offspring of David, the radiant and brilliant Morning Star.

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