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Luke 1:57-80

NIV 57 When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son. NIV 57 When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son. NIV 58 Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. NIV 58 Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. NIV 59 On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him after his father Zechariah, NIV 59 On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him after his father Zechariah, NIV 60 but his mother spoke up and said, "No! He is to be called John." NIV 60 but his mother spoke up and said, "No! He is to be called John." NIV 61 They said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who has that name." NIV 61 They said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who has that name." NIV 62 Then they made signs to his father, to find out what he would like to name the child. NIV 62 Then they made signs to his father, to find out what he would like to name the child. NIV 63 He asked for a writing tablet, and to everyone's astonishment he wrote, "His name is John." NIV 63 He asked for a writing tablet, and to everyone's astonishment he wrote, "His name is John." NIV 64 Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue was loosed, and he began to speak, praising God. NIV 64 Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue was loosed, and he began to speak, praising God. NIV 65 The neighbors were all filled with awe, and throughout the hill country of Judea people were talking about all these things. NIV 65 The neighbors were all filled with awe, and throughout the hill country of Judea people were talking about all these things. NIV 66 Everyone who heard this wondered about it, asking, "What then is this child going to be?" For the Lord's hand was with him. NIV 66 Everyone who heard this wondered about it, asking, "What then is this child going to be?" For the Lord's hand was with him. NIV 67 His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: NIV 67 His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: NIV 68 "Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. NIV 68 "Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. NIV 69 He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David NIV 69 He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David NIV 70 (as he said through his holy prophets of long ago), NIV 70 (as he said through his holy prophets of long ago), NIV 71 salvation from our enemies and from the hand of all who hate us-- NIV 71 salvation from our enemies and from the hand of all who hate us-- NIV 72 to show mercy to our fathers and to remember his holy covenant, NIV 72 to show mercy to our fathers and to remember his holy covenant, NIV 73 the oath he swore to our father Abraham: NIV 73 the oath he swore to our father Abraham: NIV 74 to rescue us from the hand of our enemies, and to enable us to serve him without fear NIV 74 to rescue us from the hand of our enemies, and to enable us to serve him without fear NIV 75 in holiness and righteousness before him all our days. NIV 75 in holiness and righteousness before him all our days. NIV 76 And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, NIV 76 And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, NIV 77 to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, NIV 77 to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, NIV 78 because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven NIV 78 because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven NIV 79 to shine on those living in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the path of peace." NIV 79 to shine on those living in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the path of peace." NIV 80 And the child grew and became strong in spirit; and he lived in the desert until he appeared publicly to Israel. NIV 80 And the child grew and became strong in spirit; and he lived in the desert until he appeared publicly to Israel.