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Luke 1
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  • Verse 3

    It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,

    seemed
    Acts 15:19,25,28; 1 Corinthians 7:40; 16:12
    in
    1; Psalms 40:5; 50:21; Ecclesiastes 12:9; Acts 11:4
    most
    Acts 1:1; 23:26; 24:3; 26:25; *Gr:


  • Verse 4

    That thou mightest know the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed.

    John 20:31; 2 Peter 1:15,16


  • Verse 5

    There was in the days of Herod, the king of Judaea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabeth.

    Herod
    Matthew 2:1
    of the course
    1 Chronicles 24:10,19; Nehemiah 12:4,17
    Abijah


  • Verse 6

    And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.

    righteous
    16:15; Genesis 6:9; 7:1; 17:1; Job 1:1,8; 9:2; Romans 3:9-25; Philippians 3:6-9; Titus 3:3-7
    walking
    1 Kings 9:4; 2 Kings 20:3; Psalms 119:6; Acts 23:1; 24:16; 1 Corinthians 11:2; 2 Corinthians 1:12; Philippians 3:6; Titus 2:11-14; 1 John 2:3,29; 3:7
    blameless
    Philippians 2:15; Colossians 1:22; 1 Thessalonians 3:13; 2 Peter 3:14


  • Verse 7

    And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren, and they both were now well stricken in years.

    they had
    Genesis 15:2,3; 16:1,2; 25:21; 30:1; Judges 13:2,3; 1 Samuel 1:2,5-8
    well
    Genesis 17:17; 18:11; 1 Kings 1:1; 2 Kings 4:14; Romans 4:19; Hebrews 11:11


  • Verse 8

    And it came to pass, that while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,

    he
    Exodus 28:1,41; 29:1,9,44; 30:30; Numbers 18:7; 1 Chronicles 24:2; 2 Chronicles 11:14
    in
    5; 1 Chronicles 24:19; 2 Chronicles 8:14; 31:2,19; Ezra 6:18


  • Verse 9

    According to the custom of the priest's office, his lot was to burn incense when he went into the temple of the Lord.

    his
    Exodus 30:7,8; 37:25-29; Numbers 16:40; 1 Samuel 2:28; 1 Chronicles 6:49; 23:13; 2 Chronicles 26:16; 2 Chronicles 29:11; Hebrews 9:6