And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his showing to Israel.
Treasury of Scripture
Luke 1:15 For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink...
Luke 2:40,52 And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was on him...
Judges 13:24,25 And the woman bore a son, and called his name Samson: and the child grew, and the LORD blessed him...
1 Samuel 3:19,20 And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground...
Matthew 3:1 In those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea,
Matthew 11:7 And as they departed, Jesus began to say to the multitudes concerning John, What went you out into the wilderness to see?...
Mark 1:3,4 The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare you the way of the Lord, make his paths straight...
John 1:31 And I knew him not: but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water.
67And his father Zacharias was filled with the Holy Ghost, and prophesied, saying, 68Blessed be the Lord God of Israel; for he has visited and redeemed his people, 69And has raised up an horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David; 70As he spoke by the mouth of his holy prophets, which have been since the world began: 71That we should be saved from our enemies, and from the hand of all that hate us; 72To perform the mercy promised to our fathers, and to remember his holy covenant; 73The oath which he swore to our father Abraham, 74That he would grant to us, that we being delivered out of the hand of our enemies might serve him without fear, 75In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life. 76And you, child, shall be called the prophet of the Highest: for you shall go before the face of the Lord to prepare his ways; 77To give knowledge of salvation to his people by the remission of their sins, 78Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high has visited us, 79To give light to them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace. 80And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his showing to Israel.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his showing unto Israel.
And the child grew, and was strengthened in spirit; and was in the deserts until the day of his manifestation to Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
And the child grew and was strengthened in spirit; and he was in the deserts until the day of his shewing to Israel.
King James Bible
And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his shewing unto Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
And the child grew, and was strengthened in spirit, and he was in the deserts till the day of his shewing unto Israel.