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41 And it came about that when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, the baby leaped[a] in her womb.

Elizabeth Recognizes Mary As The Mother of Her Lord

And Elizabeth was filled[b] with the Holy Spirit, 42 and exclaimed with a loud shout and said, “You are blessed[c] among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb. 43 And why[d] has this happened to me— that the mother of my Lord should come to me?

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  1. Luke 1:41 Or, leaped-for-joy.
  2. Luke 1:41 This is how Elizabeth knew the things she says next.
  3. Luke 1:42 That is, blessed by God.
  4. Luke 1:43 Or, from where, how.

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