Jesus was twelve years old, the family went up to the Feast
of the Passover. After the Feast his parents returned home
unaware that Jesus had stayed behind in Jerusalem. They
went back to to look for him and found him in the temple,
sitting among the teachers. When his parents saw him, they
were astonished. Why were you searching for me?" he
asked. "Didn't you know I had to be in my Father's
returned to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them.
But his mother treasured all these things in her heart.
And Jesus grew in wisdom and stature, and in favor with
God and men.