Luke 1:23

“And it came to pass, that, as soon as the days of his ministration were accomplished, he departed to his own house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe, that as soone as the dayes of his ministration were accomplished, he departed to his owne house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the days of his priestly service were ended, he went back home.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass, when the days of his ministration were fulfilled, he departed unto his house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the days of his work in the Temple were ended, he went back to his house.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass, when the days of his service were completed, he departed to his house.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass, that as soon as the days of his ministration were accomplished, he departed to his own house.
- Webster's Bible

When his days of service were at an end, he went to his home;
- Weymouth Bible

It happened, when the days of his service were fulfilled, he departed to his house.
- World English Bible

And it was don, whanne the daies of his office weren fulfillid, he wente in to his hous.
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass, when the days of his service were fulfilled, he went away to his house,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 1:23


Lu 1:23 To his own house. To his own city and home.

Discussion for Luke 1

  • Irene123
    V. 3 - " ..... most excellent Theophulis; v.4 - "That thou mightiest know the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed." "excellent" sounds like perhaps he was someone of the Temple, but Luke does not say, so neither can we state it as fact. But, he was a convert to Christianity of Luke's, We can know that much as per Luke's words to him. cont.
  • Irene123
    V. 36 - the angel Gabriel told Mary of Elisabeth's pregnancy. When you think on it, it seems 'odd' because now everybody concerned knows as soon as the couple knows. But then you think of the distance between Mary and Elis. and also their lives were just the same ol' same ol'; AND Elis. was 'old' so ...............
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 1:73 THE OATH WHICH HE SWARE TO OUR FATHER ABRAHAM 1:74 THAT HE WOULD GRANT UNTO US THAT WE BEING DELIVERED OUT OF THE HAND OF OUR ENEMIES MIGHT SERVE HIM WITHOUT FEAR 1:75 IN HOLINESS AND RIGHTEOUSNESS ALL THE DAYS OF OUR LIVES ***PSALM 119:172 MY TONGUE SHALL SPEAK OF THY WORD FOR ALL THY COMMANDMENTS ARE RIGHTEOUSNESS
  • Frank
    John the baptist would then be a cousin to Jesus
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.

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