Luke 2:47-52 NIV

47 Everyone who heard him was amazed at his understanding and his answers.

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48 When his parents saw him, they were astonished. His mother said to him, “Son, why have you treated us like this? Your father and I have been anxiously searching for you.”

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49 “Why were you searching for me?” he asked. “Didn’t you know I had to be in my Father’s house?”a

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    • j 2:49 - Or "be about my Father’s business"
      50 But they did not understand what he was saying to them.

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      51 Then he went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. But his mother treasured all these things in her heart.

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          52 And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and man.

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