Parallel Bible results for Matthew 2:7-12

New International Version

New International Version

Matthew 2:7-12

NIV 7 Then Herod called the Magi secretly and found out from them the exact time the star had appeared. NIV 7 Then Herod called the Magi secretly and found out from them the exact time the star had appeared. NIV 8 He sent them to Bethlehem and said, "Go and make a careful search for the child. As soon as you find him, report to me, so that I too may go and worship him." NIV 8 He sent them to Bethlehem and said, "Go and make a careful search for the child. As soon as you find him, report to me, so that I too may go and worship him." NIV 9 After they had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen in the east went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. NIV 9 After they had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen in the east went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. NIV 10 When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. NIV 10 When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. NIV 11 On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold and of incense and of myrrh. NIV 11 On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold and of incense and of myrrh. NIV 12 And having been warned in a dream not to go back to Herod, they returned to their country by another route. NIV 12 And having been warned in a dream not to go back to Herod, they returned to their country by another route.