New International Version
"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for by his family.
King James Bible
In which time Moses was born, and was exceeding fair, and nourished up in his father's house three months:
Darby Bible Translation
In which time Moses was born, and was exceedingly lovely, who was nourished three months in the house of his father.
World English Bible
At that time Moses was born, and was exceedingly handsome. He was nourished three months in his father's house.
Young's Literal Translation
in which time Moses was born, and he was fair to God, and he was brought up three months in the house of his father;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Moses - was exceeding fair - ΑϚειος τῳ Θεῳ, Was fair to God, i.e. was divinely beautiful. See the note on Exodus 2:2.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
exceeding fair. or, fair to God.
'Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God'--ACTS vii. 56. I. The vision of the Son of Man, or the abiding manhood of Jesus. Stephen's Greek name, and his belonging to the Hellenistic part of the Church, make it probable that he had never seen Jesus during His earthly life. If so, how beautiful that he should thus see and recognise Him! How significant, in any case, is it he should instinctively have taken on his lips that name, 'the Son of Man,' to designate …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Prayer of Stephen.
Whether Christ's Birth Should have Been Manifested by Means of the Angels and the Star?
Whether it is Fitting that Christ Should Sit at the Right Hand of God the Father?
and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. When she saw that he was a fine child, she hid him for three months.
1 Samuel 16:12
So he sent for him and had him brought in. He was glowing with health and had a fine appearance and handsome features. Then the LORD said, "Rise and anoint him; this is the one."
By faith Moses' parents hid him for three months after he was born, because they saw he was no ordinary child, and they were not afraid of the king's edict.
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