Luke 2:10

“And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the Angel said vnto them, Feare not: For behold, I bring you good tidings of great ioy, which shall be to all people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the angel said unto them, Be not afraid; for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which shall be to all the people:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the angel said, Have no fear; for truly, I give you good news of great joy which will be for all the people:
- Basic English Bible

And the angel said to them, Fear not, for behold, I announce to you glad tidings of great joy, which shall be to all the people;
- Darby Bible

And the angel said to them, Fear not: for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which shall be to all people.
- Webster's Bible

But the angel said to them, "Put away all fear; for I am bringing you good news of great joy--joy for all the People.
- Weymouth Bible

The angel said to them, "Don't be afraid, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be to all the people.
- World English Bible

And the aungel seide to hem, Nyle ye drede; for lo! Y preche to you a greet ioye, that schal be to al puple.
- Wycliffe Bible

And the messenger said to them, `Fear not, for lo, I bring you good news of great joy, that shall be to all the people --
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 2:10


Lu 2:10 I bring you good tidings. The way to pardon and peace with God was about to be thrown open to all mankind. To all people. The knowledge of God was no longer to be confined to the Jews, but to be offered to the whole Gentile world.

Discussion for Luke 2

  • BSP
    Jesus continued subject to his earthly parents as verse 51 mentions. Even though he was perfect, he obeyed his imperfect parents.
  • Lilian
    Jesus was given by God to us because of his love . John 3:16 for God so love the world that he gave his only begotten son Jesus Christ whoever believes in him shall not be perish but have everlasting life amen. What a faithful and loving God we serve. Jesus took our sins pain and worries on the cross he paid the price for us it is finish. Lets keep praising Jesus for everything he have done. Amen
  • David L Canham
    Luke surely was a man of great knowledge because he know how the people would react to unusual events and that word would be spread very rapidly which would ignite the explosion necessary for God plan to be implemented.
  • KDC
    The shepherds got a fantastic piece of news!!! I believe that after seeing the Christ, in their excitement, must have noised it abroad right there in Bethlehem. But guess what??? The peiple Having ears they listened but didn't really hear.....scriptural...
  • Macieso
    I love kjv of the Bible and Luke chp 2 i s one of the greatest chp in the Bible and love it.
  • GeraldineCole
    This is great and I was bless again just reading it over again Anna the prop.was a women that love God I pray that God will raise up many more like Anna and other women in the bible .Women U are important to Jesus The Christ Jesus is calling his Childern Out he is saying live in the world but be not of this world come out live for him U can not be and do and act like the world and be a child of Jesus u can not love the world nor things in the world.but we must show love to the world why because we belong to Jesus we have the real love inside of us the sinner have a nature love which depending on if u do and act like they want u to they love U .and thats not real love .it appointed a man once to die then the judgment. Question is will U Be Ready

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