Luke 2:11-14

11 Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord.
12 This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.”
13 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying,
14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.”

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Luke 2:11 in Other Translations

KJV
11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.
ESV
11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.
NLT
11 The Savior—yes, the Messiah, the Lord—has been born today in Bethlehem, the city of David!
MSG
11 A Savior has just been born in David's town, a Savior who is Messiah and Master.
CSB
11 today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.

Luke 2:11-14 In-Context

9 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified.
10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.
11 Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord.
12 This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.”
13 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying,
14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.”
15 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.”
16 So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger.

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Cross References 5

  • 1. S Matthew 1:21; S John 3:17; John 4:42; Acts 5:31; Acts 13:23; S Romans 11:14; 1 Timothy 4:10; 1 John 4:14
  • 2. Matthew 1:16; Matthew 16:16,20; John 11:27; Acts 2:36; Acts 3:20; S Acts 9:22
  • 3. S John 13:13
  • 4. 1 Samuel 2:34; 1 Samuel 10:7; 2 Kings 19:29; Psalms 86:17; Isaiah 7:14
  • 5. Isaiah 9:6; Isaiah 52:7; Isaiah 53:5; Micah 5:5; Luke 1:79; S John 14:27; Romans 5:1; Ephesians 2:14,17
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