Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And she coming in that instant gave thanks likewise unto the Lord, and spake of him to all them that looked for redemption in Jerusalem.
And he came by the Spirit into the temple: and when the parents brought in the child Jesus, to do for him according to the custom of the law,
Then he took him up in his arms, and blessed God, and said,
And Mary said, My soul does magnify the Lord,
2 Corinthians 9:15
Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift.
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:
And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
(The same had not consented to the council and the action of them;) he was of Arimathea, a city of the Jews: who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.
But we hoped that it was he who should have redeemed Israel: and besides all this, today is the third day since these things were done.
Joseph of Arimathea, an honorable counselor, who also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and asked for the body of Jesus.