Luke 1:42

“And she spake out with a loud voice, and said, Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And she spake out with a loud voyce, and saide, Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruite of thy wombe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And she cried out with a loud voice and said, "Blessed {are} you among women, and blessed {is} the fruit of your womb!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and she lifted up her voice with a loud cry, and said, Blessed `art' thou among women, and blessed `is' the fruit of thy womb.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And she said with a loud voice: May blessing be on you among women, and a blessing on the child of your body.
- Basic English Bible

and cried out with a loud voice and said, Blessed [art] *thou* amongst women, and blessed the fruit of thy womb.
- Darby Bible

And she spoke with a loud voice, and said, Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb.
- Webster's Bible

and uttered a loud cry of joy. "Blest among women are you," she said, "and the offspring of your body is blest!
- Weymouth Bible

She called out with a loud voice, and said, "Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb!
- World English Bible

and criede with a greet vois, and seide, Blessid be thou among wymmen, and blessid be the fruyt of thi wombe.
- Wycliffe Bible

and spake out with a loud voice, and said, `Blessed [art] thou among women, and blessed [is] the fruit of thy womb;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 1:42


Lu 1:42 Blessed [art] thou among women. The language of Elizabeth, Oriental poetry, is that of an inspired prophet.

Discussion for Luke 1

  • Jedonai
    steve:what is the WILL of GOD?
    This is the will of God. Luke 10:27. And he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbour as thyself. Just ponder over it continually in your heart and the Holy Spirit will guide you.
  • Bruce
    steve:what is the WILL of GOD?
  • Steve morrow
    bruce ---1 peter 4:1for as much then as CHRIST hath suffered for us in the flesh arm yourselves likewise with the same mind for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin4:2that he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men but to the will of GOD 1 JOHN2:17AND THE WORLD PASSETH AWAY AND THE LUST THEREOF BUT HE THAT DOETH THE WILL OF GOD ABIDETH FOREVER
  • Bruce
    disciple: No one can keep the commandments! They show us how sinful we are, in need of a perfect Sacrifice. Hebrews 10:12/ Without The Blood of The Lamb,The Son of God,there is no Salvation. The Father will call: John 6:44/Forgiving 1John 1:9/Baptized with the Holy Ghost:Matthew 3:11/You will be made new 2Corinthians5:17 you will know impossible not to know! We're Holy before Him because of JESUS
  • Irene123
    Eliz. barrenness wasn't an unfortunate circumstance; it was God's plan to bring forth John at that time. Why John 'n Jesus were born 6 mos. apart I don't know; God has His planned timing. I concur that Zach. 'n Eliz. were sad about no children, but they stayed with the Lord in spite of trials. And were they BLESSED!!! God is so GOOD - all the time - if we will just trust Him, with patience.
  • A disciple
    "And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren, and they both were now well stricken in years." Difficulties and sorrows and being deprived of the natural comforts and good things of this life, did not keep Zechariah and Elizabeth from loving the LORD and walking faithfully with Him; and they found out one day, how God had a special plan for them: to be the parents of John the Baptist!

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