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Matthew 1:24

    Matthew 1:24 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took to him his wife:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took unto him his wife;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Joseph did as the angel of the Lord had said to him, and took her as his wife;

    Webster's Revision

    And Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took unto him his wife;

    World English Bible

    Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took his wife to himself;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Joseph arose from his sleep, and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took unto him his wife;

    Definitions for Matthew 1:24

    Angel - Messenger.

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 1:24

    Being raised from sleep - Having fully awoke.

    Did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him - That is, he took Mary to wife. Probably this was done immediately, since he was now convinced of her innocence, and, by delay, he would not leave any ground of suspicion that he had not confidence in her.