Matthew 2:14-23 NIV

14 So he got up, took the child and his mother during the night and left for Egypt,
15 where he stayed until the death of Herod. And so was fulfilled1 what the Lord had said through the prophet: "Out of Egypt I called my son."a2

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    • f 2:15 - Hosea 11:1
      16 When Herod realized that he had been outwitted by the Magi, he was furious, and he gave orders to kill all the boys in Bethlehem and its vicinity who were two years old and under, in accordance with the time he had learned from the Magi.
      17 Then what was said through the prophet Jeremiah was fulfilled:3

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          18 "A voice is heard in Ramah, weeping and great mourning, Rachel4 weeping for her children and refusing to be comforted, because they are no more."b5

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          The Return to Nazareth

          19 After Herod died, an angel6 of the Lord appeared in a dream7 to Joseph in Egypt

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              20 and said, "Get up, take the child and his mother and go to the land of Israel, for those who were trying to take the child's life are dead."8

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              21 So he got up, took the child and his mother and went to the land of Israel.
              22 But when he heard that Archelaus was reigning in Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. Having been warned in a dream,9 he withdrew to the district of Galilee,10

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                  23 and he went and lived in a town called Nazareth.11 So was fulfilled12 what was said through the prophets: "He will be called a Nazarene."13

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