Luke 1:59-68 NAS

59 And it happened that on 1the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to call him Zacharias, aafter his father.

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    • Š 1:59 - Lit "after the name of"
      60 But his mother answered and said, "No indeed; but 2he shall be called John."

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      61 And they said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who is called by that name."
      62 And they 3made signs to his father, as to what * he wanted him called.

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      63 And he asked for a tablet and wrote as follows, "4His name is John." And they were all astonished.

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      64 5And at once his mouth was opened and his tongue loosed, and he began to speak in praise of God.

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      65 Fear came on all those living around them; and all these matters were being talked about in all 6the hill country of Judea.

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      66 All who heard them kept them in mind, saying, "What then will this child turn out to be?" For 7the hand of the Lord was certainly with him.

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      Zacharias's Prophecy

      67 And his father Zacharias 8was filled with the Holy Spirit, and 9prophesied, saying:

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      68 "10Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, For He has visited us and accomplished 11redemption for His people,

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