66 And all they that heard them, [a]laid them up in their hearts, saying, What manner child shall this be! and the [b]hand of the Lord was with him.

67 [c]Then his father Zacharias was filled with the holy Ghost, and prophesied, saying,

68 Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, because he hath [d]visited (A)and [e]redeemed his people,

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  1. Luke 1:66 Thought upon them diligently and earnestly, and as it were, printed them in their hearts.
  2. Luke 1:66 That is, the present favor of God, and a singular kind of virtue appeared in him.
  3. Luke 1:67 John scarce born, by the authority of the holy Ghost, is appointed to his office.
  4. Luke 1:68 That he hath showed himself mindful of his people, insomuch that he came down from heaven himself, to visit us in person, and to redeem us.
  5. Luke 1:68 Hath paid the ransom, that is to say, the price of our redemption.

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