Parallel Bible results for Matthew 2:18-23

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Matthew 2:18-23

NRS 18 "A voice was heard in Ramah, wailing and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children; she refused to be consoled, because they are no more." NIV 18 "A voice is heard in Ramah, weeping and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children and refusing to be comforted, because they are no more." NRS 19 When Herod died, an angel of the Lord suddenly appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt and said, NIV 19 After Herod died, an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt NRS 20 "Get up, take the child and his mother, and go to the land of Israel, for those who were seeking the child's life are dead." NIV 20 and said, "Get up, take the child and his mother and go to the land of Israel, for those who were trying to take the child's life are dead." NRS 21 Then Joseph got up, took the child and his mother, and went to the land of Israel. NIV 21 So he got up, took the child and his mother and went to the land of Israel. NRS 22 But when he heard that Archelaus was ruling over Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. And after being warned in a dream, he went away to the district of Galilee. NIV 22 But when he heard that Archelaus was reigning in Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. Having been warned in a dream, he withdrew to the district of Galilee, NRS 23 There he made his home in a town called Nazareth, so that what had been spoken through the prophets might be fulfilled, "He will be called a Nazorean." NIV 23 and he went and lived in a town called Nazareth. So was fulfilled what was said through the prophets: "He will be called a Nazarene."