Luke 1:57

“Now Elisabeth's full time came that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now Elizabeths full time came, that shee should be deliuered, and shee brought foorth a sonne.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now the time had come for Elizabeth to give birth, and she gave birth to a son.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now Elisabeth's time was fulfilled that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now it was time for Elisabeth to give birth, and she had a son.
- Basic English Bible

But the time was fulfilled for Elizabeth that she should bring forth, and she gave birth to a son.
- Darby Bible

Now Elisabeth's full time came that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.
- Webster's Bible

Now when Elizabeth's full time was come, she gave birth to a son;
- Weymouth Bible

Now the time that Elizabeth should give birth was fulfilled, and she brought forth a son.
- World English Bible

But the tyme of beryng child was fulfillid to Elizabeth, and sche bare a sone.
- Wycliffe Bible

And to Elisabeth was the time fulfilled for her bringing forth, and she bare a son,
- 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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