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Matthew 2:14

    Matthew 2:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he arose and took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So he took the young child and his mother by night, and went into Egypt;

    Webster's Revision

    And he arose and took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt;

    World English Bible

    He arose and took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he arose and took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt;

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 2:14

    When he arose - Having arisen; that is, he arose immediately after awaking from his dream, and prepared at once to obey the command,

    By night - Thus he showed his prompt obedience to the command, and at the same time so concealed his departure as to render himself and Mary and the child safe from pursuit.