Thematic Bible

Luke 2:1 (show verse)

And it was in those days an order came out from Caesar Angustus, for the whole habitable globe to be enrolled.

Luke 2:2 (show verse)

(This enrolling was first, Cyrenius being leader of Syria.)

Luke 2:3 (show verse)

And all went to be enrolled, each in his own city.

Luke 2:4 (show verse)

And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem; (for he was of the house and family of David :)

Luke 2:5 (show verse)

To be enrolled with Mary his betrothed wife, being pregnant.

Luke 2:6 (show verse)

And it was in their being there, the days were completed for her to bring forth.

Luke 2:7 (show verse)

And she brought forth her firstborn son, and swathed him, and put him in a mangier; : for there was no place for them in the inn.

Luke 2:8 (show verse)

And shepherds were in the country, sleeping in the fields, and watching over their flock the watches of the night.

Luke 2:9 (show verse)

And, behold, a messenger of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them : and they fear a great fear.

Luke 2:10 (show verse)

And the messenger said to them, Fear not : for, behold, I announce you good news, great joy, which shall be to all people.

Luke 2:11 (show verse)

For this day a Saviour was born to you, who is Christ the Lord, in the city of David.

Luke 2:12 (show verse)

And this the sign to you; ye shall find the babe swathed, lying in a manger.

Luke 2:13 (show verse)

And suddenly was there a multitude with the messenger of the heavenly army praising God, and saying,

Luke 2:14 (show verse)

Glory to God in the highest ones, and upon earth peace, benevolence in men.

Luke 2:15 (show verse)

And it was when the messenger departed from them into heaven, and the men, the shepherds, said to one another, Let us pass through now to Bethlehem, and see this word done,which the Lord made known to us.

Luke 2:16 (show verse)

And having hastened, they came and found both Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger.

Luke 2:17 (show verse)

And having seen, they made known concerning the word spoken to them about the child.

Luke 2:18 (show verse)

And all having heard wondered at the things spoken to them by the shepherds.

Luke 2:19 (show verse)

And Mary kept together all these sayings, reflecting in her heart.

Luke 2:20 (show verse)

And the shepherds returned, honouring and praising God for all which they heard and saw, as was spoken to them.

Luke 2:21 (show verse)

And when eight days were completed for circumcising the child and his name was called JESUS, called by the messenger before he was conceived in the womb.

Luke 2:22 (show verse)

And when the days of her cleansing were completed, according to the law of Moses, they brought him to Jerusalem to present to the Lord;

Luke 2:23 (show verse)

(As has been written in the law of the Lord, That every male openingthe womb shall be called holy to the Lord;)

Luke 2:24 (show verse)

And to give a sacrifice according to that said in the law of the Lord, A pair of turtle-doves, or two of the young of pigeons.

Luke 2:25 (show verse)

And, behold, a man was in Jerusalem, the name to him Simeon; and this man just and cautious, waiting the consolation of Israel : and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Character » Of saints » Just
Character of saints » Just
Delayed blessings » Messiah
Faith » Instances of » Simeon, when he saw jesus in the temple courtyard
God » Voice of select readings » Waiting for
Holy spirit » Examples of men receiving the gift of, under the old dispensation » Saul's messengers
Holy spirit » Old testament reference to » Saul's messengers
Holy spirit » Inspiration of » The prophets » Simeon
Holy spirit » Believers in the early church baptized with » Simeon
Holy spirit » Baptism of » Simeon
Jesus Christ » History of » Is presented in the temple (in jerusalem)
Jesus Christ » Names of » Consolation of israel
Jews, the » Christ » Expected by
Joseph » Husband of mary » Presents jesus in the temple
Names » Of Christ » Consolation of israel
Obedience » Instances of » Simeon
Patience » In waiting for God
Patience » Exemplified » Simeon
Patience » Instances of » Simeon
Piety » Examples of piety » Simeon
Power » Of the holy spirit examples of men receiving the gift of, under the old dispensation » Saul's messengers
Power » Believers in the early church baptized with » Simeon
Religion » Instances of outstanding religious persons » Simeon
Religion » Examples of piety » Simeon
Simeon » Devout man » Jerusalem » Blesses jesus (when an infant) in the temple
Simeon » A devout man who blessed Christ
Spirit » Examples of men receiving the gift of, under the old dispensation » Saul's messengers
Spirit » Believers in the early church baptized with » Simeon
Temple » Herod the great's temple » Jesus brought to, according to the law and custom
Temple » Herod the great's temple » Simeon blesses the infant jesus in
True religion » Examples of piety » Simeon
Waiting » For the consolation of israel
Waiting upon God » For » The consolation of israel

Luke 2:26 (show verse)

And it was intimated to him by the Holy Spirit, not to see death, before he should see the Christ of the Lord.

Luke 2:27 (show verse)

And he came in the Spirit to the temple : and in the parents bringing in the child Jesus, for them to do according to the custom of the law for him,

Luke 2:28 (show verse)

And be took him into his arms, and praised God, and said :

Luke 2:29 (show verse)

Now Lord, thou wilt loose thy servant, according to thy word, in peace :

Luke 2:30 (show verse)

For mine eyes have seen thy salvation,

Luke 2:31 (show verse)

Which thou bast prepared before the face of all peoples:

Luke 2:32 (show verse)

A light for the revelation of the nations, and the glory of thy people Israel.

Luke 2:33 (show verse)

And Joseph and his mother were wondering at the things spoken of him.

Luke 2:34 (show verse)

And Simeon praised them, and said to Mary his mother, Behold, he is laid for the fall and rising up of many in Israel; and for a sign spoken against;

Luke 2:35 (show verse)

(And also a spear shall pass through the soul of thyself,) so that the reasonings from many hearts might be revealed.

Luke 2:36 (show verse)

And Anna was a prophetess, daughter of flannel, of the tribe of Aser : she advanced in many days, having lived with a husband seven years from her virginity;

Luke 2:37 (show verse)

And she a widow of about eighty-four years, who departed not from the temple, with fastings and supplications serving night and day.

Luke 2:38 (show verse)

And she having stood at that hour, confessed to the Lord, and spake concerning him to all awaiting redemption in Jerusalem.

Luke 2:39 (show verse)

And when they finished all things according to the law of the Lord, they returned into Galilee to heir city, Nazareth.

Luke 2:40 (show verse)

And the child grew, and was strengthened in spirit, being filled with wisdom : and the grace of God was upon him.

Luke 2:41 (show verse)

And his parents went every year to Jerusalem to the festival of the passover.

Luke 2:42 (show verse)

And when he was of twelve years, they having gone up to Jerusalem according to the custom of the festival :

Luke 2:43 (show verse)

And having completed the days, in their returning the child Jesus remained in Jerusalem; and Joseph and his mother knew not.

Luke 2:44 (show verse)

And they, having supposed him to be in the caravan, came the way of a day, and sought him among Kingmen and among acquaintances.

Luke 2:45 (show verse)

And not having found him, they returned to Jerusalem, seeking him.

Luke 2:46 (show verse)

And it was after three days they found him in the temple, sitting, in the midst of teachers, and bearing them, and inquiring of them.

Luke 2:47 (show verse)

And all hearing him were affected in mind at his understanding and answers.

Luke 2:48 (show verse)

And having seen him, they were struck with awe : and his mother said to hint, Child, why didst thou so to us ? behold, thy father and I, grieving,have sought thee.

Luke 2:49 (show verse)

And he said to them, For what have ye sought me ? knew ye not that among the things of my Father I must be ?

Luke 2:50 (show verse)

And they understood not the word which he spake to them.

Luke 2:51 (show verse)

And he went dawn with them, and came to Nazareth, and was placed under them : and his mother kept all these words in her heart.

Luke 2:52 (show verse)

And Jesus advanced in wisdom and age, and in grace with God and man.