Matthew 1:24

“Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then Ioseph, being raised from sleepe, did as the Angel of the Lord had bidden him, & tooke vnto him his wife:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Joseph awoke from his sleep and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took {Mary} as his wife,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took unto him his wife;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Joseph did as the angel of the Lord had said to him, and took her as his wife;
- Basic English Bible

But Joseph, having awoke up from his sleep, did as the angel of [the] Lord had enjoined him, and took to [him] his wife,
- Darby Bible

Then Joseph, being raised from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took to him his wife:
- Webster's Bible

When Joseph awoke, he did as the angel of the Lord had commanded, and brought home his wife,
- Weymouth Bible

Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took his wife to himself;
- World English Bible

And Joseph roos fro sleepe, and dide as the aungel of the Lord comaundide hym, and took Marie, his wijf;
- Wycliffe Bible

And Joseph, having risen from the sleep, did as the messenger of the Lord directed him, and received his wife,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 1:24


Mt 1:24 And Joseph . . . did. He obeyed at once, a fitting example for all men. When the Lord's will is spoken there should be no delay in obedience.

Discussion for Matthew 1

  • Keith Jones
    first generation is found in the book of genesis chapter 5..Adam with his descendants. whereby cain is not listed as part of adam s sons ..
    read st luke Chapter 3;23.generation of ourJesus..jesus Christ. up to adam . Human being has adopted in a 3 sonship .Son of abraham .son of David and son of God....God plan was to allow Joseph to accept adoption of our lord Jesus Christ so that He can adopt u
  • Steve morrow
    2 THESSALONIANS 1:11 wherefore also we pray always for you that our GOD would count you worthy of this calling and fulfil all the good pleasure of HIS goodness and the work of faith with power
  • Steve morrow
    EPHESIANS 6:18 praying always with all prayer and supplication in the spirit and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints LUKE 21:36 watch you therefore and pray always that you may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass and to stand before the son of man
  • Dennis carr
    In the New Testament it says to ask for healing or sickness; and actually the word ask is spoken 60 to 65 times in the New Testament and in the Greek it means demand because God has already given us our healing by grace 2000 years ago.
  • Henry
    When we ask God for something do we continue to ask or ask just that one time ? I have put this before a few and have gotten different answers.
  • Itoshe sumi
    It's a good, but I want to know detail of the Mathew chapter, 1. Verse 18 to 21

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