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Luke 1:56

    Luke 1:56 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Mary abode with her about three months, and returned to her own house.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Mary stayed with her about three months, and returned to her own house.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Mary abode with her about three months, and returned unto her house.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Mary was with her for about three months and then went back to her house.

    Webster's Revision

    And Mary abode with her about three months, and returned unto her house.

    World English Bible

    Mary stayed with her about three months, and then returned to her house.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Mary abode with her about three months, and returned unto her house.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 1:56

    And Mary abode with her about three months - According to some, the departure of Mary from Hebron must have been but a few days before the birth of John; as nine months had now elapsed since Elisabeth's conception; see Luke 1:36. Hence it immediately follows: -

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 1:56

    1:56 Mary returned to her own house - And thence soon after to Bethlehem.