Luke 2:21-40 · Jesus Presented in the Temple
Christmas Is On Top Of A Steep Hill
Luke 2:21-40
by Maxie Dunnam

Now will you hear the scripture lesson of the morning, from the 2nd chapter of Luke’s gospel, beginning with the 22nd verse and reading through the 35th verses?  “And when the time came for their purification, according to the Law of Moses, they brought Jesus up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord.  As it is written in the law of the Lord, every male that opens the womb shall be called Holy to the Lord, and to offer a sacrifice according to what is said in the law of the Lord.  A pair of turtle doves, or two young pigeons.  Now there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel and the Holy Spirit was upon him.  And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he should not see death before he had seen…

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