Luke 1:43

“And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to mee?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And how has it {happened} to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come unto me?
- American Standard Version (1901)

How is it that the mother of my Lord comes to me?
- Basic English Bible

And whence [is] this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
- Darby Bible

And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
- Webster's Bible

But why is this honour done me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
- Weymouth Bible

Why am I so favored, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
- World English Bible

And whereof is this thing to me, that the modir of my Lord come to me?
- Wycliffe Bible

and whence [is] this to me, that the mother of my Lord might come unto me?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Luke 1:43


Lu 1:43 Mother of my Lord. Jesus, our Lord and Savior.

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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