Luke 1:66
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Everyone who heard this wondered about it, asking, "What then is this child going to be?" For the Lord's hand was with him.

King James Bible
And all they that heard them laid them up in their hearts, saying, What manner of child shall this be! And the hand of the Lord was with him.

Darby Bible Translation
And all who heard them laid them up in their heart, saying, What then will this child be? And [the] Lord's hand was with him.

World English Bible
All who heard them laid them up in their heart, saying, "What then will this child be?" The hand of the Lord was with him.

Young's Literal Translation
and all who heard did lay them up in their hearts, saying, 'What then shall this child be?' and the hand of the Lord was with him.

Luke 1:66 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

What manner of child shall this be! - As there have been so many extraordinary things in his conception and birth, surely God has designed him for some extraordinary purpose. These things they laid up in their heart, patiently waiting to see what God would work.

The hand of the Lord was with him - God defended and prospered him in all things, and the prophetic spirit began to rest upon him.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

laid.

Luke 2:19,51 But Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart...

Luke 9:44 Let these sayings sink down into your ears: for the Son of man shall be delivered into the hands of men.

Genesis 37:11 And his brothers envied him; but his father observed the saying.

Psalm 119:11 Your word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

And the.

Luke 1:80 And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his showing to Israel.

Luke 2:40 And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was on him.

Genesis 39:2 And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.

Judges 13:24,25 And the woman bore a son, and called his name Samson: and the child grew, and the LORD blessed him...

1 Samuel 2:18 But Samuel ministered before the LORD, being a child, girded with a linen ephod.

1 Samuel 16:18 Then answered one of the servants, and said, Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite, that is cunning in playing...

1 Kings 18:46 And the hand of the LORD was on Elijah; and he girded up his loins, and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jezreel.

Psalm 80:17 Let your hand be on the man of your right hand, on the son of man whom you made strong for yourself.

Psalm 89:21 With whom my hand shall be established: my arm also shall strengthen him.

Acts 11:21 And the hand of the Lord was with them: and a great number believed, and turned to the Lord.

Library
July 19 Morning
He that is mighty hath done to me great things; and holy is his name.--LUKE 1:49. Who is like unto thee, O Lord, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?--Among the gods there is none like unto thee, O Lord; neither are there any works like unto thy works.--Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name? for thou only art holy.--Hallowed be thy name. Blessed be the Lord God of Israel; for he hath visited and redeemed his people. Who is this
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

March 24 Morning
Abraham believed in the Lord; and he counted it to him for righteousness.--GEN. 15:6. He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God; and being fully persuaded that, what he had promised, he was able also to perform. And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness. Now it was not written for his sake alone, that it was imputed to him: but for us also, to whom it shall be imputed, if we believe on him that raised up Jesus our Lord from the
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path

Jesus Born the Son of God.
(Christmas Sermon.) "Glory to God in" the Highest, on earth peace; goodwill towards men. Amen." TEXT: LUKE i. 31, 32. "Behold, . . . thou shalt bring forth a Son, and shalt call his name Jesus. He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Most High." THESE were the words of promise spoken by the angel to Mary, that Ho whom she should bear should be called the Son of the Highest; and as this promise is after wards brought into direct connection with the statement that the power of the Highest
Friedrich Schleiermacher—Selected Sermons of Schleiermacher

The Key-Note of a Choice Sonnet
But now, having introduced to you her magnificat, we will dwell upon these words, "My soul doth magnify the Lord," and I do earnestly hope that many of us can adopt the language without being guilty of falsehood: we can as truly say as Mary did, "My soul doth magnify the Lord." If there are any of you present to-night who cannot say it, get to your chambers, fall upon your knees, and cry to the Lord to help you to do so; for as long as a man cannot magnify God he is not fit for heaven, where the
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 26: 1880

Cross References
Acts 11:21
The Lord's hand was with them, and a great number of people believed and turned to the Lord.

Colossians 1:5
the faith and love that spring from the hope stored up for you in heaven and about which you have already heard in the true message of the gospel

Jump to Previous
Child Hand Heard Heart Hearts Indeed Kept Laid Manner Memories Mind Minds Story Treasured Turn Wondered Word
Jump to Next
Child Hand Heard Heart Hearts Indeed Kept Laid Manner Memories Mind Minds Story Treasured Turn Wondered Word
Links
Luke 1:66 NIV
Luke 1:66 NLT
Luke 1:66 ESV
Luke 1:66 NASB
Luke 1:66 KJV

Luke 1:66 Bible Apps
Luke 1:66 Biblia Paralela
Luke 1:66 Chinese Bible
Luke 1:66 French Bible
Luke 1:66 German Bible

Luke 1:66 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Luke 1:65
Top of Page
Top of Page