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Luke 2:49 DBY

49 And he said to them, Why [is it] that ye have sought me? did ye not know that I ought to be [occupied] in my Father's business?

References for Luke 2:49

    • o 2:49 - Lit. 'To be in the things of my Father.' Elsewhere in New Testament the expression ('to be in the things') only occurs in 1Tim. 4.15.

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      • a 2:4 - Or 'a city of David.'
      • b 2:5 - As 'registered,' Heb. 12.23.
      • c 2:9 - Lit. 'stood all at once by them.'
      • d 2:14 - or 'delight.'
      • e 2:15 - Lit. 'the men the shepherds '
      • f 2:23 - Ex. 13.2,12,15; Lev. 12.6,8.
      • g 2:26 - 'Jehovah.'
      • h 2:26 - Hupo: see Matt. 2.5.
      • i 2:27 - En: see Matt. 3.11.
      • j 2:27 - Hieron, as Matt. 4.5.
      • k 2:36 - Lit. 'many days.'
      • l 2:38 - Some authorities read 'God.'
      • m 2:39 - 'Jehovah,' as chs. 1.38; 3.4
      • n 2:46 - Hieron, as ch. 2.27.
      • o 2:49 - Lit. 'To be in the things of my Father.' Elsewhere in New Testament the expression ('to be in the things') only occurs in 1Tim. 4.15.