Luke 1:28

28 And he came to her and said, "Greetings, 1O favored one, 2the Lord is with you!"[a]

Luke 1:28 In-Context

26 In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth,
27 to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. And the virgin's name was Mary.
28 And he came to her and said, "Greetings, O favored one, the Lord is with you!"
29 But she was greatly troubled at the saying, and tried to discern what sort of greeting this might be.
30 And the angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God.

Cross References 2

  • 1. [Psalms 45:2; Daniel 9:23]
  • 2. Judges 6:12

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Some manuscripts add Blessed are you among women!
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