Luke 1:63

63 He asked for a writing tablet, and to everyone’s astonishment he wrote, “His name is John.”

Luke 1:63 in Other Translations

KJV
63 And he asked for a writing table, and wrote, saying, His name is John. And they marvelled all.
ESV
63 And he asked for a writing tablet and wrote, "His name is John." And they all wondered.
NLT
63 He motioned for a writing tablet, and to everyone’s surprise he wrote, “His name is John.”
MSG
63 Asking for a tablet, Zachariah wrote, "His name is to be John." That took everyone by surprise.
CSB
63 He asked for a writing tablet and wrote: HIS NAME IS JOHN And they were all amazed.

Luke 1:63 In-Context

61 They said to her, “There is no one among your relatives who has that name.”
62 Then they made signs to his father, to find out what he would like to name the child.
63 He asked for a writing tablet, and to everyone’s astonishment he wrote, “His name is John.”
64 Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue set free, and he began to speak, praising God.
65 All the neighbors were filled with awe, and throughout the hill country of Judea people were talking about all these things.

Cross References 1

  • 1. ver 13,60; S Matthew 3:1
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