Luke 1:68

“Blessed be the Lord God of Israel; for he hath visited and redeemed his people,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Blessed bee the Lord God of Israel, for hee hath visited and redeemed his people,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Blessed {be} the Lord God of Israel, For He has visited us and accomplished redemption for His people,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Blessed `be' the Lord, the God of Israel; For he hath visited and wrought redemption for his people,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, for he has come to his people and made them free,
- Basic English Bible

Blessed be [the] Lord the God of Israel, because he has visited and wrought redemption for his people,
- Darby Bible

Blessed be the Lord God of Israel; for he hath visited and redeemed his people.
- Webster's Bible

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, he said, "Because He has not forgotten His people but has effected redemption for them,
- Weymouth Bible

Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, for he has visited and worked redemption for his people;
- World English Bible

and seide, Blessid be the Lord God of Israel, for he hath visitid, and maad redempcioun of his puple.
- Wycliffe Bible

`Blessed [is] the Lord, the God of Israel, Because He did look upon, And wrought redemption for His people,
- 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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