Parallel Bible results for Luke 2:20-30

New American Standard Bible

New International Version

Luke 2:20-30

NAS 20 The shepherds went back, glorifying and praising God for all that they had heard and seen, just as had been told them. NIV 20 The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told. NAS 21 And when eight days had passed, before His circumcision, His name was then called Jesus, the name given by the angel before He was conceived in the womb. NIV 21 On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise him, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given him before he had been conceived. NAS 22 And when the days for their purification according to the law of Moses were completed, they brought Him up to Jerusalem to present Him to the Lord NIV 22 When the time of their purification according to the Law of Moses had been completed, Joseph and Mary took him to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord NAS 23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord , "EVERY firstborn MALE THAT OPENS THE WOMB SHALL BE CALLED HOLY TO THE LORD "), NIV 23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, "Every firstborn male is to be consecrated to the Lord" ), NAS 24 and to offer a sacrifice according to what was said in the Law of the Lord , "A PAIR OF TURTLEDOVES OR TWO YOUNG PIGEONS." NIV 24 and to offer a sacrifice in keeping with what is said in the Law of the Lord: "a pair of doves or two young pigeons." NAS 25 And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him. NIV 25 Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him. NAS 26 And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord's Christ. NIV 26 It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord's Christ. NAS 27 And he came in the Spirit into the temple; and when the parents brought in the child Jesus, to carry out for Him the custom of the Law, NIV 27 Moved by the Spirit, he went into the temple courts. When the parents brought in the child Jesus to do for him what the custom of the Law required, NAS 28 then he took Him into his arms, and blessed God, and said, NIV 28 Simeon took him in his arms and praised God, saying: NAS 29 "Now Lord , You are releasing Your bond-servant to depart in peace, According to Your word; NIV 29 "Sovereign Lord, as you have promised, you now dismiss your servant in peace. NAS 30 For my eyes have seen Your salvation, NIV 30 For my eyes have seen your salvation,