New Living Translation
While the incense was being burned, a great crowd stood outside, praying.
King James Bible
And the whole multitude of the people were praying without at the time of incense.
Darby Bible Translation
And all the multitude of the people were praying without at the hour of incense.
World English Bible
The whole multitude of the people were praying outside at the hour of incense.
Young's Literal Translation
and all the multitude of the people were praying without, at the hour of the perfume.
Luke 1:10 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:10 The people were praying without, at the time of the incense - So the pious Jews constantly did. And this was the foundation of that elegant figure, by which prayer is in Scripture so often compared to incense. Perhaps one reason of ordaining incense might be, to intimate the acceptableness of the prayer that accompanied it; as well as to remind the worshippers of that sacrifice of a sweet - smelling savour, which was once to be offered to God for them, and of that incense, which is continually offered with the prayers of the saints, upon the golden altar that is before the throne, Rev 8:3,4.
LibraryElijah Come Again
'There was, in the days of Herod the king of Judea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabeth. 6. And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless. 7. And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren; and they both were now well stricken in years. 8. And it came to pass, that, while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
The Dayspring from on High
Fourteenth Day. The Holy one of God.
No one else is allowed inside the Tabernacle when Aaron enters it for the purification ceremony in the Most Holy Place. No one may enter until he comes out again after purifying himself, his family, and all the congregation of Israel, making them right with the LORD.
He also brought a gold container weighing four ounces, which was filled with incense.
Accept my prayer as incense offered to you, and my upraised hands as an evening offering.
The common people will bow down and worship the LORD in front of this gateway on Sabbath days and the days of new moon celebrations.
Jump to PreviousAssembled Burning Hour Incense Multitude Offering Outside Perfume Perfumes Prayer Prayers Praying Time Whole Worshipers
Jump to NextAssembled Burning Hour Incense Multitude Offering Outside Perfume Perfumes Prayer Prayers Praying Time Whole Worshipers
LinksLuke 1:10 NIV
Luke 1:10 NLT
Luke 1:10 ESV
Luke 1:10 NASB
Luke 1:10 KJV
Luke 1:10 Bible Apps
Luke 1:10 Biblia Paralela
Luke 1:10 Chinese Bible
Luke 1:10 French Bible
Luke 1:10 German Bible
Luke 1:10 Commentaries