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Luke 2:22 NIV

Jesus Presented in the Temple

22 When the time came for the purification rites required by the Law of Moses, Joseph and Mary took him to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord

References for Luke 2:22

Study tools for Luke 2:22

  • a 2:2 - Or "This census took place before"
  • b 2:23 - Exodus 13:2,12
  • c 2:24 - Lev. 12:8
  • d 2:29 - Or "promised," / "now dismiss"
  • e 2:37 - Or "then had been a widow for eighty-four years."
  • f 2:49 - Or "be about my Father’s business"