Luke 2:28
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Simeon was there. He took the child in his arms and praised God, saying,

King James Bible
Then took he him up in his arms, and blessed God, and said,

Darby Bible Translation
he received him into his arms, and blessed God, and said,

World English Bible
then he received him into his arms, and blessed God, and said,

Young's Literal Translation
then he took him in his arms, and blessed God, and he said,

Luke 2:28 Parallel
Commentary
Luke 2:28 Parallel Commentaries
Library
December the Nineteenth the Sun of Righteousness
"A light to lighten the Gentiles." --LUKE ii. 25-40. That was the wonder of wonders. Hitherto the light had been supposed to be for Israel alone; and now a heavenly splendour was to fall upon the Gentiles. Hitherto the light had been thought of as a lamp, illuming a single place; now it was to be a sun, shedding its glory upon a world. The "people that sat in darkness" are now to see "a great light." New regions are to be occupied; there is to be daybreak everywhere! "The Sun of Righteousness
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

December the Twenty-Fifth Christmas Cheer
"Good will toward men!" --LUKE ii. 8-20. The heavens are not filled with hostility. The sky does not express a frown. When I look up I do not contemplate a face of brass, but the face of infinite good will. Yet when I was a child, many a picture has made me think of God as suspicious, inhumanly watchful, always looking round the corner to catch me at the fall. That "eye," placed in the sky of many a picture, and placed there to represent God, filled my heart with a chilling fear. That God was
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

Religious Joy.
"And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord."--Luke ii. 10, 11. There are two principal lessons which we are taught on the great Festival which we this day celebrate, lowliness and joy. This surely is a day, of all others, in which is set before us the heavenly excellence and the acceptableness in God's sight of that state which
John Henry Newman—Parochial and Plain Sermons, Vol. VIII

The Wilderness: Temptation. Matthew 4:1-11. Mark 1:12, 13. Luke 4:1-13.
The University of Arabia: Jesus' naturalness--the Spirit's presence--intensity, Luke 2:45-51.--a true perspective--- the temptation's path--sin's path--John's grouping, 1 John 2:16.--the Spirit's plan--why--the devil's weakness--the Spirit's leading--a wilderness for every God-used man, Moses, Elijah, Paul. Earth's Ugliest, Deepest Scar: Jesus the only one led up to be tempted--the wilderness--its history, Genesis 13:10-13. 18:16-19:38.--Jesus really tempted--no wrong here in inner response--every
S. D. Gordon—Quiet Talks about Jesus

Cross References
Joshua 22:33
And all the Israelites were satisfied and praised God and spoke no more of war against Reuben and Gad.

Luke 2:27
That day the Spirit led him to the Temple. So when Mary and Joseph came to present the baby Jesus to the Lord as the law required,

Luke 2:29
"Sovereign Lord, now let your servant die in peace, as you have promised.

Jump to Previous
Arms Blessed Child Custom Jesus Led Parents Praise Praised Received Regard Simeon Spirit Temple
Jump to Next
Arms Blessed Child Custom Jesus Led Parents Praise Praised Received Regard Simeon Spirit Temple
Links
Luke 2:28 NIV
Luke 2:28 NLT
Luke 2:28 ESV
Luke 2:28 NASB
Luke 2:28 KJV

Luke 2:28 Bible Apps
Luke 2:28 Biblia Paralela
Luke 2:28 Chinese Bible
Luke 2:28 French Bible
Luke 2:28 German Bible

Luke 2:28 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Luke 2:27
Top of Page
Top of Page