Luke 2:33

“And Joseph and his mother marvelled at those things which were spoken of him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Ioseph and his mother marueiled at those things which were spoken of him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And His father and mother were amazed at the things which were being said about Him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And his father and his mother were marvelling at the things which were spoken concerning him;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And his father and mother were full of wonder at the things which were said about him.
- Basic English Bible

And his father and mother wondered at the things which were said concerning him.
- Darby Bible

And Joseph and his mother marveled at those things which were spoken concerning him.
- Webster's Bible

And while the child's father and mother were wondering at the words of Symeon concerning Him,
- Weymouth Bible

Joseph and his mother were marveling at the things which were spoken concerning him,
- World English Bible

And his fadir and his modir weren wondrynge on these thingis, that weren seid of hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

And Joseph and his mother were wondering at the things spoken concerning him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 2:33


2:33 Joseph and his mother marvelled at those things which were spoken - For they did not thoroughly understand them.


People's Bible Notes for Luke 2:33


Lu 2:33 Marvelled. That Simeon should know the child.

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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