Luke 2:21 (Jesus’ circumcision and naming on the eighth day) 21 And at the end of eight days, when he was circumcised, he was called Jesus, the name given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.
Titus 2:11-14 11 For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people.12 It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age, 13 while we wait for the blessed hope—the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus […]
Matthew 1:20-23 (Joseph is told of the coming birth of Jesus and the name He shall be given.) 20 But as he considered these things, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, “Joseph, son of David, do not fear to take Mary as your wife, for that which is conceived […]
Matthew 11:2–15 (In John the Baptist’s doubt, Jesus affirms He is the Promised One by the evidence of His ministry.) 2 Now when John heard in prison about the deeds of the Christ, he sent word by his disciples 3 and said to him, “Are you the one who is to come, or shall we […]
Matthew 3:1–12 (John the Baptist prepares the way of the Lord by preaching a Baptism of repentance.) 1 In those days John the Baptist came preaching in the wilderness of Judea, 2 “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” 3 For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when […]