The Passion Translation
66 All who heard this news were astonished and wondered, “If a miracle brought his birth, what on earth will this child become? Clearly, God’s presence is upon this child in a powerful way!”
67 Then Zechariah was filled to overflowing with the Holy Spirit and he prophesied, saying:
68 “Praise be to the exalted Lord God of Israel,
for he has seen us through eyes of grace,
and he comes as our Hero-God to set us free!