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Luke 1:59-69

RSV 59 And on the eighth day they came to circumcise the child; and they would have named him Zechari'ah after his father, NIV 59 On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him after his father Zechariah, RSV 60 but his mother said, "Not so; he shall be called John." NIV 60 but his mother spoke up and said, "No! He is to be called John." RSV 61 And they said to her, "None of your kindred is called by this name." NIV 61 They said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who has that name." RSV 62 And they made signs to his father, inquiring what he would have him called. NIV 62 Then they made signs to his father, to find out what he would like to name the child. RSV 63 And he asked for a writing tablet, and wrote, "His name is John." And they all marveled. NIV 63 He asked for a writing tablet, and to everyone's astonishment he wrote, "His name is John." RSV 64 And immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue loosed, and he spoke, blessing God. NIV 64 Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue was loosed, and he began to speak, praising God. RSV 65 And fear came on all their neighbors. And all these things were talked about through all the hill country of Judea; NIV 65 The neighbors were all filled with awe, and throughout the hill country of Judea people were talking about all these things. RSV 66 and all who heard them laid them up in their hearts, saying, "What then will this child be?" For the hand of the Lord 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. RSV 67 And his father Zechari'ah was filled with the Holy Spirit, and prophesied, saying, NIV 67 His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: RSV 68 "Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, for he has visited and redeemed his people, NIV 68 "Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. RSV 69 and 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