Luke 1:69-79 DBY

69 and raised up a horn of deliverance for us in the house of David his servant;
70 as he spoke by [the] mouth of his holy prophets, who have been since the world began;
71 deliverance from our enemies and out of the hand of all who hate us;
72 to fulfil a mercy with our fathers and remember his holy covenant,

References for Luke 1:72

    • x 1:72 - 'To work,' or 'accomplish:' what the fathers had lived on by faith as promised mercy: 'Your father Abraham saw my day and was glad.'
      73 [the] oath which he swore to Abraham our father,
      74 to give us, that, saved out of the hand of our enemies, we should serve him without fear
      75 in piety and righteousness before him all our days.
      76 And *thou*, child, shalt be called [the] prophet of [the] Highest; for thou shalt go before the face of [the] Lord b to make ready his ways;

      References for Luke 1:76

        • v 1:76 - 'Jehovah.'
          77 to give knowledge of deliverance c to his people by [the] remission of their sins

          References for Luke 1:77

            • w 1:77 - Or 'salvation.' 'Saved' in ver. 74 is a different word: but the same as 'our deliverer from the coming wrath,' 1Thess. 1.10.
              78 on account of [the] bowels of mercy of our God; wherein [the] dayspring d from on high has visited us,

              References for Luke 1:78

                • y 1:78 - Lit. 'rising:' see Rev. 7.2, 'sunrising.'
                  79 to shine upon them who were sitting in darkness and in [the] shadow of death, to guide our feet into [the] way of peace.