Matthew Chapter 1 Verse 23

Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.


Surrounding Verses

The "prophet" is being quoted here as part of Matthew's commentary on the goings-on of Mary being found "with child" and an angel appearing to Joseph in a dream.


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Commentary in light of context

Two important doctrines are clearly spelled out. First, that of the virgin birth, and next, the trinity, or more specifically, the deity of Jesus; "God with us."

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