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Luke 1:59-68

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.