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Matthew

2:1 Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, and in the days of King Herod, official advisors came to Jerusalem from the east.

του
G3588
[of]-the
δε
G1161
yet
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
γεννηθεντος
G1080
being-generated
εν
G1722
in
βηθλεεμ
G965
Bethlehem
της
G3588
[of]-the
ιουδαιας
G2449
[of]-Judea
εν
G1722
in
ἡμεραις
G2250
[to]-days
ἡρωδου
G2264
[of]-Herod
του
G3588
[of]-the
βασιλεως
G935
[of]-king
ιδου
G2400
look!
μαγοι
G3097
official-advisers
απο
G575
from
ανατολων
G395
[of]-arisings
παρεγενοντο
G3854
they-came-beside
εις
G1519
into
ἱεροσολυμα
G2414
Jerusalem

2:2 They asked, “Where is the one born King of the Judeans? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him.”

λεγοντες
G3004
saying
που
G4226
where
εστιν
G2076
is

G3588
the
τεχθεις
G5088
being-produced
βασιλευς
G935
king
των
G3588
[of]-the
ιουδαιων
G2453
[of]-Judeans
ειδομεν
G1492
we-saw
γαρ
G1063
because
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
τον
G3588
the
αστερα
G792
star
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
ανατολη
G395
arising
και
G2532
and
ηλθομεν
G2064
we-came
προσκυνησαι
G4352
to-worship
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]

2:3 This disturbed not only King Herod but all of Jerusalem as well.

ακουσας
G191
hearing
δε
G1161
yet

G3588
the
βασιλευς
G935
king
ἡρωδης
G2264
Herod
εταραχθη
G5015
was-disturbed
και
G2532
and
πασα
G3956
all
ἱεροσολυμα
G2414
Jerusalem
μετ᾽
G3326
with
αυτου
G846
[of]-self

2:4 So he summoned all the ruling priests and scripture scholars to determine where the Anointed was to be born.

και
G2532
and
συναγαγων
G4863
gathering
παντας
G3956
all
τους
G3588
the
αρχιερεις
G749
ruling-priests
και
G2532
and
γραμματεις
G1122
writers
του
G3588
[of]-the
λαου
G2992
[of]-people
επυνθανετο
G4441
ascertained
παρ᾽
G3844
beside
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
που
G4226
where

G3588
the
χριστος
G5547
anointed
γενναται
G1080
is-generated

2:5 And they told him, “In Bethlehem of Judea. This is how it is written through the prophet:

οἱ
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
ειπαν
G2036
they-said
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
εν
G1722
in
βηθλεεμ
G965
Bethlehem
της
G3588
[of]-the
ιουδαιας
G2449
[of]-Judea
οὑτως
G3779
likewise
γαρ
G1063
because
γεγραπται
G1125
it-has-been-written
δια
G1223
through
του
G3588
[of]-the
προφητου
G4396
[of]-prophet

2:6 ‘And you, Bethlehem of Judah: you are not at all the least significant among the governors of Judah! For out of you will come a leader who will shepherd my people Israel.’ ”

και
G2532
and
συ
G4771
you
βηθλεεμ
G965
Bethlehem
γη
G1093
earth
ιουδα
G2455
[to]-Judas
ουδαμως
G3760
by-no-means
ελαχιστη
G1646
minimal
ει
G1488
you-are
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ἡγεμοσιν
G2232
[to]-governors
ιουδα
G2455
[to]-Judas
εκ
G1537
out
σου
G4675
[of]-you
γαρ
G1063
because
εξελευσεται
G1831
shall-go-out
ἡγουμενος
G2233
considering
ὁστις
G3748
who
ποιμανει
G4165
shall-shepherd
τον
G3588
the
λαον
G2992
people
μου
G3450
[of]-me
τον
G3588
the
ισραηλ
G2474
Israel

2:7 Then Herod consulted privately with the official advisors to determine the precise time when the star appeared.

τοτε
G5119
then
ἡρωδης
G2264
Herod
λαθρα
G2977
privately
καλεσας
G2564
calling
τους
G3588
the
μαγους
G3097
official-advisers
ηκριβωσεν
G198
precisely-ascertained
παρ᾽
G3844
beside
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
τον
G3588
the
χρονον
G5550
time
του
G3588
[of]-the
φαινομενου
G5316
shining
αστερος
G792
[of]-star

2:8 And he sent them into Bethlehem with these instructions: “Go and search carefully for the little one, and if you find him, tell me so that I can come and worship him.”

και
G2532
and
πεμψας
G3992
sending
αυτους
G846
them
εις
G1519
into
βηθλεεμ
G965
Bethlehem
ειπεν
G2036
said
πορευθεντες
G4198
being-gone
εξετασατε
G1833
yous-interrogate!
ακριβως
G199
cautiously
περι
G4012
about
του
G3588
[of]-the
παιδιου
G3813
[of]-little-one
επαν
G1875
if-ever
δε
G1161
yet
εὑρητε
G2147
yous-may-find
απαγγειλατε
G518
yous-announce!
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
ὁπως
G3704
so-that
καγω
G2504
and-I
ελθων
G2064
coming
προσκυνησω
G4352
I-may-worship
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]

2:9 Upon hearing this from the king they went off, when suddenly the star they had seen in the east appeared! It went ahead of them until it came to a stop above the little one’s location.

οἱ
G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
ακουσαντες
G191
hearing
του
G3588
[of]-the
βασιλεως
G935
[of]-king
επορευθησαν
G4198
they-went
και
G2532
and
ιδου
G2400
look!

G3588
the
αστηρ
G792
star
ὁν
G3739
whom
ειδον
G1492
I/they-saw
εν
G1722
in
τη
G3588
[to]-the
ανατολη
G395
arising
προηγεν
G4254
preceded
αυτους
G846
them
ἑως
G2193
until
ελθων
G2064
coming
εσταθη
G2476
stood
επανω
G1883
above
οὑ
G3739
[of]-whom
ην
G2258
was
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one

2:10 They were extremely happy to see the star.

ιδοντες
G1492
seeing
δε
G1161
yet
τον
G3588
the
αστερα
G792
star
εχαρησαν
G5463
they-were-happy
χαραν
G5479
happiness
μεγαλην
G3173
large
σφοδρα
G4970
extremely

2:11 Now when they arrived at the house they saw the little one with his mother Mary. They fell down and worshiped him, and they presented him with gifts such as gold, frankincense, and myrrh.

και
G2532
and
ελθοντες
G2064
coming
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
οικιαν
G3614
house
ειδον
G1492
I/they-saw
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
μετα
G3326
with
μαριας
G3137
[of]-Mary
της
G3588
[of]-the
μητρος
G3384
[of]-mother
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
και
G2532
and
πεσοντες
G4098
falling
προσεκυνησαν
G4352
they-worshiped
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
και
G2532
and
ανοιξαντες
G455
opening-up
τους
G3588
the
θησαυρους
G2344
treasures
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
προσηνεγκαν
G4374
they-brought-towards
αυτω
G846
[to]-[him/her/it]
δωρα
G1435
gifts
χρυσον
G5557
gold
και
G2532
and
λιβανον
G3030
frankincense
και
G2532
and
σμυρναν
G4667
Smyrna

2:12 But they were warned in a dream not to go back to Herod, so they took another route to their homeland.

και
G2532
and
χρηματισθεντες
G5537
being-given-divine-revelation
κατ᾽
G2596
down
οναρ
G3677
dream
μη
G3361
not
ανακαμψαι
G344
to-bend-back
προς
G4314
toward
ἡρωδην
G2264
Herod
δι᾽
G1223
through
αλλης
G243
[of]-other
ὁδου
G3598
[of]-way
ανεχωρησαν
G402
they-departed
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
χωραν
G5561
area
αυτων
G846
[of]-them

2:13 After they had gone, suddenly a Messenger of the Master appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Wake up! Take the little one and his mother, and run away to Egypt. Stay there until I talk to you again, because Herod intends to kill the child.”

αναχωρησαντων
G402
[of]-departing
δε
G1161
yet
αυτων
G846
[of]-them
ιδου
G2400
look!
αγγελος
G32
messenger
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
φαινεται
G5316
shines
κατ᾽
G2596
down
οναρ
G3677
dream
τω
G3588
[to]-the
ιωσηφ
G2501
Joseph
λεγων
G3004
saying
εγερθεις
G5685
awakened
παραλαβε
G3880
you-accept!
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
μητερα
G3384
mother
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
και
G2532
and
φευγε
G5343
you-run-away!
εις
G1519
into
αιγυπτον
G125
Egypt
και
G2532
and
ισθι
G2468
you-be!
εκει
G1563
there
ἑως
G2193
until
αν
G302
ever
ειπω
G2036
I-may-talk
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
μελλει
G3195
is-intending
γαρ
G1063
because
ἡρωδης
G2264
Herod
ζητειν
G2212
to-seek
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
του
G3588
[of]-the
απολεσαι
G622
to-destroy-completely
αυτο
G846
it

2:14 So he woke up and took the child and his mother away that very night to Egypt,


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
εγερθεις
G5685
awakened
παρελαβεν
G3880
accepted
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
μητερα
G3384
mother
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
νυκτος
G3571
[of]-night
και
G2532
and
ανεχωρησεν
G402
departed
εις
G1519
into
αιγυπτον
G125
Egypt

2:15 where he stayed until Herod died. This was in fulfillment of the word of the Master through the prophet, “Out of Egypt I called my son.”

και
G2532
and
ην
G2258
was
εκει
G1563
there
ἑως
G2193
until
της
G3588
[of]-the
τελευτης
G5054
[of]-demise
ἡρωδου
G2264
[of]-Herod
ἱνα
G2443
that
πληρωθη
G4137
may-fill-up
το
G3588
the
ῥηθεν
G4483
being-declared
ὑπο
G5259
under
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
δια
G1223
through
του
G3588
[of]-the
προφητου
G4396
[of]-prophet
λεγοντος
G3004
[of]-saying
εξ
G1537
out
αιγυπτου
G125
[of]-Egypt
εκαλεσα
G2564
I-called
τον
G3588
the
υἱον
G5207
son
μου
G3450
[of]-me

2:16 When Herod realized that the official advisors had made him look like a fool, he was extremely furious. So he had all the children in Bethlehem killed if they were two years old or younger, according to the precise time he had learned from the official advisors.

τοτε
G5119
then
ἡρωδης
G2264
Herod
ιδων
G1492
seeing
ὁτι
G3754
since
ενεπαιχθη
G1702
was-jeered-at
ὑπο
G5259
under
των
G3588
[of]-the
μαγων
G3097
[of]-official-advisers
εθυμωθη
G2373
was-furious
λιαν
G3029
very-much
και
G2532
and
αποστειλας
G649
commissioning
ανειλεν
G337
took-away
παντας
G3956
all
τους
G3588
the
παιδας
G3816
children
τους
G3588
the
εν
G1722
in
βηθλεεμ
G965
Bethlehem
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in

G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
ὁριοις
G3725
[to]-boundaries
αυτης
G846
[of]-herself
απο
G575
from
διετους
G1332
[of]-two-years
και
G2532
and
κατωτερω
G2736
down
κατα
G2596
down
τον
G3588
the
χρονον
G5550
time
ὁν
G3739
whom
ηκριβωσεν
G198
precisely-ascertained
παρα
G3844
beside
των
G3588
[of]-the
μαγων
G3097
[of]-official-advisers

2:17 Then the writing of the prophet Jeremiah was fulfilled:

τοτε
G5119
then
επληρωθη
G4137
was-filled-up
το
G3588
the
ῥηθεν
G4483
being-declared
δια
G1223
through
ιερεμιου
G2408
[of]-Jeremiah
του
G3588
[of]-the
προφητου
G4396
[of]-prophet
λεγοντος
G3004
[of]-saying

2:18 “A sound is heard in Ramah, of wailing and deep grief. Rachel is sobbing for her children, and she cannot be consoled, for they are dead and gone.”

φωνη
G5456
sound
εν
G1722
in
ῥαμα
G4471
Ramah
ηκουσθη
G191
heard
κλαυθμος
G2805
lament
και
G2532
and
οδυρμος
G3602
grief
πολυς
G4183
many
ῥαχηλ
G4478
Rachel
κλαιουσα
G2799
sobbing
τα
G3588
the
τεκνα
G5043
children
αυτης
G846
[of]-herself
και
G2532
and
ουκ
G3756
not
ηθελεν
G2309
chose
παρακληθηναι
G3870
to-be-advocated
ὁτι
G3754
since
ουκ
G3756
not
εισιν
G1526
they-are

2:19 After Herod died, a Messenger of the Master appeared to Joseph in a dream while he was still in Egypt.

τελευτησαντος
G5053
dying
δε
G1161
yet
του
G3588
[of]-the
ἡρωδου
G2264
[of]-Herod
ιδου
G2400
look!
αγγελος
G32
messenger
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
φαινεται
G5316
shines
κατ᾽
G2596
down
οναρ
G3677
dream
τω
G3588
[to]-the
ιωσηφ
G2501
Joseph
εν
G1722
in
αιγυπτω
G125
[to]-Egypt

2:20 He told him, “Wake up! Take the little one and his mother back to the land of Israel, because those who were out to take the child’s life are dead.”

λεγων
G3004
saying
εγερθεις
G5685
awakened
παραλαβε
G3880
you-accept!
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
μητερα
G3384
mother
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
και
G2532
and
πορευου
G4198
you-go!
εις
G1519
into
γην
G1093
earth
ισραηλ
G2474
Israel
τεθνηκασιν
G2348
they-have-died
γαρ
G1063
because
οἱ
G3588
the
ζητουντες
G2212
seeking
την
G3588
the
ψυχην
G5590
soul
του
G3588
[of]-the
παιδιου
G3813
[of]-little-one

2:21 So he woke up and took the little one and his mother to the land of Israel.


G3588
the
δε
G1161
yet
εγερθεις
G5685
awakened
παρελαβεν
G3880
accepted
το
G3588
the
παιδιον
G3813
little-one
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
μητερα
G3384
mother
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
και
G2532
and
εισηλθεν
G1525
entered
εις
G1519
into
γην
G1093
earth
ισραηλ
G2474
Israel

2:22 But when he heard that Archelaus had succeeded his father Herod to rule in Judea, he was afraid to go there. And having been divinely warned in another dream, he went into the province of Galilee.

ακουσας
G191
hearing
δε
G1161
yet
ὁτι
G3754
since
αρχελαος
G745
Archelaus
βασιλευει
G936
is-reigning
της
G3588
[of]-the
ιουδαιας
G2449
[of]-Judea
αντι
G473
instead
του
G3588
[of]-the
πατρος
G3962
[of]-father
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
ἡρωδου
G2264
[of]-Herod
εφοβηθη
G5399
was-afraid
εκει
G1563
there
απελθειν
G565
to-depart
χρηματισθεις
G5537
being-given-divine-revelation
δε
G1161
yet
κατ᾽
G2596
down
οναρ
G3677
dream
ανεχωρησεν
G402
departed
εις
G1519
into
τα
G3588
the
μερη
G3313
shares
της
G3588
[of]-the
γαλιλαιας
G1056
[of]-Galilee

2:23 He settled in the city of Nazareth in fulfillment of the declaration of the prophet, “He will be called a Nazarene.”

και
G2532
and
ελθων
G2064
coming
κατωκησεν
G2730
dwells
εις
G1519
into
πολιν
G4172
city
λεγομενην
G3004
being-said
ναζαρετ
G3478
Nazareth
ὁπως
G3704
so-that
πληρωθη
G4137
may-fill-up
το
G3588
the
ῥηθεν
G4483
being-declared
δια
G1223
through
των
G3588
[of]-the
προφητων
G4396
[of]-prophets
ὁτι
G3754
since
ναζωραιος
G3480
Nazarene
κληθησεται
G2564
shall-be-called