Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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,

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]

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,

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 and to give his people knowledge of salvation through forgiveness of their sins. 78 Because of the tender mercy of our God, his light from on high has visited us, 79 to shine on those who sit in darkness and in death's shadow, and to guide our feet into the way of peace."


Cross References

Malachi 4:2

But the Sun of Righteousness will arise with healing in its light for those who fear my name. You will go out and leap like calves released from their stalls

Numbers 24:17

I can see him, but not right now. I observe him, but from a distance. A star streams forth from Jacob; a scepter arises from Israel. He will crush Moab's forehead, along with all of Seth's descendants.

Isaiah 11:1

"A shoot will come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch will bear fruit from his roots.

Zechariah 3:8

""Listen, High Priest Joshua, you and those companions of yours who sit with you, for these men are a sign that I am presenting my servant, the Branch.

Colossians 3:12

Therefore, as God's chosen ones, holy and loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience.

2 Peter 1:19

Therefore we regard the message of the prophets as confirmed beyond doubt, and you will do well to pay attention to it, as to a lamp that is shining in a gloomy place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

Psalm 25:6

Remember, LORD, your tender mercies and your gracious love; indeed, they are eternal!

Isaiah 63:7

I will recount the gracious deeds of the LORD, the praiseworthy acts of the LORD, according to all the LORD has done for us yes, the great goodness to the house of Israel that he has granted them according to his mercy, according to the abundance of his gracious love.

Isaiah 63:15

Look down from heaven, and see from your holy and glorious dwelling. Where are your zeal and your might? Where are the yearning of your heart and your compassion? They are held back from me.

Zechariah 6:12

Then tell him, "This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says: "Here is the man whose name is The Branch. He will branch out from where he is and will rebuild the Temple of the LORD.

John 3:16

"For this is how God loved the world: He gave his unique Son so that everyone who believes in him would not be lost but have eternal life.

Ephesians 2:4-5

But God, who is rich in mercy, because of his great love for us

Ephesians 5:14

for the light is making everything visible. That is why it says, "Wake up, sleeper! Arise from the dead, and the Messiah will shine on you.''

Philippians 1:8

For God is my witness how much I long for all of you with the compassion that the Messiah Jesus provides.

Philippians 2:1

Therefore, if there is any encouragement in the Messiah, if there is any comfort of love, if there is any fellowship in the Spirit, if there is any compassion and sympathy,

1 John 3:17

Whoever has earthly possessions and notices a brother in need and yet withholds his compassion from him, how can the love of God be present in him?

1 John 4:9-10

This is how God's love was revealed among us: God sent his unique Son into the world so that we might live through him.

Revelation 22:16

"I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give this testimony to you for the churches. I am the root and descendant of David, the bright morning star."

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