Bible VersionsNIVLuke 2:25; Luke 2:38
Luke 2:25; Luke 2:38 (New International Version)
Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Coming up to them at that very moment, she gave thanks to God and spoke about the child to all who were looking forward to the redemption of Jerusalem.
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