New Living Translation
But he did not have sexual relations with her until her son was born. And Joseph named him Jesus.
King James Bible
And knew her not till she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name JESUS.
Darby Bible Translation
and knew her not until she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name Jesus.
World English Bible
and didn't know her sexually until she had brought forth her firstborn son. He named him Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation
and did not know her till she brought forth her son -- the first-born, and he called his name Jesus.
Matthew 1:25 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:25 He knew her not, till after she had brought forth - It cannot be inferred from hence, that he knew her afterward: no more than it can be inferred from that expression, 2Sam 6:23, Michal had no child till the day of her death, that she had children afterward. Nor do the words that follow, the first - born son, alter the case. For there are abundance of places, wherein the term first born is used, though there were no subsequent children. Luke 2:7.
LibraryThe Perpetual virginity of Blessed Mary.
Against Helvidius. This tract appeared about a.d. 383. The question which gave occasion to it was whether the Mother of our Lord remained a Virgin after His birth. Helvidius maintained that the mention in the Gospels of the "sisters" and "brethren" of our Lord was proof that the Blessed Virgin had subsequent issue, and he supported his opinion by the writings of Tertullian and Victorinus. The outcome of his views was that virginity was ranked below matrimony. Jerome vigorously takes the other side, …
St. Jerome—The Principal Works of St. Jerome
Faustus Recurs to the Genealogical Difficulty and Insists that Even According to Matthew Jesus was not Son of God Until his Baptism. Augustin Sets Forth the Catholic view of the Relation of the Divine and the Human in the Person of Christ.
The King in Exile
Mary, Future Mother of Jesus, visits Elisabeth, Future Mother of John the Baptist.
And she will have a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins."
When Joseph woke up, he did as the angel of the Lord commanded and took Mary as his wife.
You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you will name him Jesus.
She gave birth to her first child, a son. She wrapped him snugly in strips of cloth and laid him in a manger, because there was no lodging available for them.
Eight days later, when the baby was circumcised, he was named Jesus, the name given him by the angel even before he was conceived.
Jump to PreviousBirth Borne Child's Connection Firstborn First-Born Forth Jesus Kept Live Sexually Union Virgin
Jump to NextBirth Borne Child's Connection Firstborn First-Born Forth Jesus Kept Live Sexually Union Virgin
LinksMatthew 1:25 NIV
Matthew 1:25 NLT
Matthew 1:25 ESV
Matthew 1:25 NASB
Matthew 1:25 KJV
Matthew 1:25 Bible Apps
Matthew 1:25 Biblia Paralela
Matthew 1:25 Chinese Bible
Matthew 1:25 French Bible
Matthew 1:25 German Bible
Matthew 1:25 Commentaries