Luke 2:16
New International Version
So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger.

New Living Translation
They hurried to the village and found Mary and Joseph. And there was the baby, lying in the manger.

English Standard Version
And they went with haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby lying in a manger.

Berean Study Bible
So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph and the Baby, who was lying in the manger.

Berean Literal Bible
And having hurried, they came and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby, lying in the manger.

King James Bible
And they came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger.

New King James Version
And they came with haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the Babe lying in a manger.

New American Standard Bible
And they came in a hurry and found their way to Mary and Joseph, and the baby as He lay in the manger.

NASB 1995
So they came in a hurry and found their way to Mary and Joseph, and the baby as He lay in the manger.

NASB 1977
And they came in haste and found their way to Mary and Joseph, and the baby as He lay in the manger.

Amplified Bible
So they went in a hurry and found their way to Mary and Joseph, and the Baby as He lay in the manger.

Christian Standard Bible
They hurried off and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby who was lying in the manger.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They hurried off and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby who was lying in the feeding trough.

American Standard Version
And they came with haste, and found both Mary and Joseph, and the babe lying in the manger.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they came quickly and they found Maryam and Yoseph and The Baby who was lying in a manger.

Contemporary English Version
They hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and they saw the baby lying on a bed of hay.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they came with haste; and they found Mary and Joseph, and the infant lying in the manger.

English Revised Version
And they came with haste, and found both Mary and Joseph, and the babe lying in the manger.

Good News Translation
So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph and saw the baby lying in the manger.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They went quickly and found Mary and Joseph with the baby, who was lying in a manger.

International Standard Version
So they went quickly and found Mary and Joseph with the baby, who was lying in the feeding trough.

Literal Standard Version
And they came, having hurried, and found both Mary, and Joseph, and the Baby lying in the manger,

NET Bible
So they hurried off and located Mary and Joseph, and found the baby lying in a manger.

New Heart English Bible
They came with haste, and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby was lying in the feeding trough.

Weymouth New Testament
So they made haste and came and found Mary and Joseph, with the babe lying in the manger.

World English Bible
They came with haste, and found both Mary and Joseph, and the baby was lying in the feeding trough.

Young's Literal Translation
And they came, having hasted, and found both Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in the manger,

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Shepherds and the Angels
15When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has made known to us.” 16So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph and the Baby, who was lying in the manger. 17After they had seen the Child, they spread the message they had received about Him.…

Cross References
Luke 2:7
And she gave birth to her firstborn, a Son. She wrapped Him in swaddling cloths and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.

Luke 2:15
When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, "Let us go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has made known to us."

Luke 2:17
After they had seen the Child, they spread the message they had received about Him.


Treasury of Scripture

And they came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger.

with.

Luke 1:39
And Mary arose in those days, and went into the hill country with haste, into a city of Juda;

Ecclesiastes 9:10
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.

found.

Luke 2:7,12
And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn…

Luke 19:32
And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them.

Luke 22:13
And they went, and found as he had said unto them: and they made ready the passover.









(16) They came with haste.--The scene has naturally been a favourite subject of Christian art, and the adoration of the shepherds is, perhaps, implied, though not stated, in the narrative. The conventional accessories, however, of the ox and the ass, and the bright light glowing forth from the cradle, belong only to the legends of the Apocryphal Gospels. (See Notes on Luke 2:7.)



Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
So
Καὶ (Kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

they hurried off
σπεύσαντες (speusantes)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4692: To hasten, urge on, desire earnestly. Probably strengthened from pous; to 'speed', i.e. Urge on; by implication, to await eagerly.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

found
ἀνεῦραν (aneuran)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 429: To find by seeking out, discover. From ana and heurisko; to find out.

Mary
Μαριὰμ (Mariam)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3137: Or Mariam of Hebrew origin; Maria or Mariam, the name of six Christian females.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

Joseph
Ἰωσὴφ (Iōsēph)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 2501: Joseph, a proper name. Of Hebrew origin; Joseph, the name of seven Israelites.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

the
τὸ (to)
Article - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

baby,
βρέφος (brephos)
Noun - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's 1025: Infant, babe, child in arms. Of uncertain affinity; an infant literally or figuratively.

[who] was lying
κείμενον (keimenon)
Verb - Present Participle Middle or Passive - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's 2749: To lie, recline, be placed, be laid, set, specially appointed, destined. Middle voice of a primary verb; to lie outstretched.

in
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

the
τῇ (tē)
Article - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

manger.
φάτνῃ (phatnē)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 5336: A manger, feeding-trough, stall. From pateomai; a crib.


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