Luke 1:40

“And entered into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elisabeth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And entred into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elizabeth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and entered the house of Zacharias and greeted Elizabeth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and entered into the house of Zacharias and saluted Elisabeth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And went into the house of Zacharias and took Elisabeth in her arms.
- Basic English Bible

and entered into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elizabeth.
- Darby Bible

And entered into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elisabeth.
- Webster's Bible

Here she came to the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth;
- Weymouth Bible

and entered into the house of Zacharias and greeted Elizabeth.
- World English Bible

And sche entride in to the hous of Zacarie, and grette Elizabeth.
- Wycliffe Bible

and entered into the house of Zacharias, and saluted Elisabeth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

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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