Luke 1:57-66 ESV

The Birth of John the Baptist

57 Now the time came for Elizabeth to give birth, and she bore a son.

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      58 And her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord 1had shown great mercy to her, and they rejoiced with her.

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      59 And 2on the eighth day they came to circumcise the child. And they would have called him Zechariah after his father,

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      60 but his mother answered, "No; 3he shall be called John."

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          61 And they said to her, "None of your relatives is called by this name."
          62 And 4they made signs to his father, inquiring what he wanted him to be called.

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              63 And he asked for 5a writing tablet and wrote, 6"His name is John." And they all wondered.

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                  64 7And immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue 8loosed, and he spoke, 9blessing God.

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                      65 And 10fear came on all their neighbors. And all these things were talked about through all 11the hill country of Judea,

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                          66 and all who heard them 12laid them up in their hearts, saying, "What then will this child be?" For 13the hand of the Lord was with him.

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