Parallel Bible results for Luke 2:41-52

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Luke 2:41-52

CEB 41 Each year his parents went to Jerusalem for the Passover Festival. NRS 41 Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover. CEB 42 When he was 12 years old, they went up to Jerusalem according to their custom. NRS 42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival. CEB 43 After the festival was over, they were returning home, but the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem. His parents didn't know it. NRS 43 When the festival was ended and they started to return, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but his parents did not know it. CEB 44 Supposing that he was among their band of travelers, they journeyed on for a full day while looking for him among their family and friends. NRS 44 Assuming that he was in the group of travelers, they went a day's journey. Then they started to look for him among their relatives and friends. CEB 45 When they didn't find Jesus, they returned to Jerusalem to look for him. NRS 45 When they did not find him, they returned to Jerusalem to search for him. CEB 46 After three days they found him in the temple. He was sitting among the teachers, listening to them and putting questions to them. NRS 46 After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions. CEB 47 Everyone who heard him was amazed by his understanding and his answers. NRS 47 And all who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers. CEB 48 When his parents saw him, they were shocked. His mother said, "Child, why have you treated us like this? Listen! Your father and I have been worried. We've been looking for you!" NRS 48 When his parents saw him they were astonished; and his mother said to him, "Child, why have you treated us like this? Look, your father and I have been searching for you in great anxiety." CEB 49 Jesus replied, "Why were you looking for me? Didn't you know that it was necessary for me to be in my Father's house?" NRS 49 He said to them, "Why were you searching for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father's house?" CEB 50 But they didn't understand what he said to them. NRS 50 But they did not understand what he said to them. CEB 51 Jesus went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. His mother cherished every word in her heart. NRS 51 Then he went down with them and came to Nazareth, and was obedient to them. His mother treasured all these things in her heart. CEB 52 Jesus matured in wisdom and years, and in favor with God and with people. NRS 52 And Jesus increased in wisdom and in years, and in divine and human favor.