And all who heard Him 1were amazed at His understanding and His answers.
When they saw Him, they were astonished; and 2His mothersaid to Him, "aSon, why have You treated us thisway? Behold, 3Your father and I bhave been anxiouslylooking for You."
And He said to them, "Why is it that you were looking for Me? Did you not know that 4I had to be in My Father'schouse?"50
But 5they did not understand the statementwhich He dhad made to them.
And He wentdown with them and came to 6Nazareth, and He continued in subjection to them; and 7His mother8treasuredall these ethings in her heart.
And Jesus kept increasing in wisdom and fstature, and in 9favor with God and men.