Luke 2<quoted text>
24 When Joseph woke from sleep, he did as the angel of the Lord commanded him: he took his wife, 25 but knew her not until she had given birth to a son. And he called his name Jesus.
I did not pay the bill until I received the invoice...but the invoice was paid
I did not leave until my friend arrived....but I did leave
Joseph did not have sex with Mary until Jesus was born...but they did have sex.
**see the pattern here Tony...hope that helps.
37 And she was a widow until fourscore and four years; who departed not from the temple, by fastings and prayers serving night and day.
Does this mean that after fourscore and four years, she was no longer a widow?
13 For until the law sin was in the world,
Does this mean that after the law, then sin was no longer in the world?
I Cor 4
13 We are blasphemed, and we entreat; we are made as the refuse of this world, the offscouring of all even until now.
Does this mean that after this was written, the early Christians were no longer treated badly?
I Cor 15
25 For he must reign, until he hath put all his enemies under his feet.
Does this mean that Jesus will cease to be King of Kings once his enemies are under his feet?
2 Cor 3
15 But even until this day, when Moses is read, the veil is upon their heart.
Does this mean that after that day, the veil is no longer upon their heart?
Be patient therefore, brethren, until the coming of the Lord.
Does he mean for us to become impatient once the Lord comes?
...Be thou faithful until death: and I will give thee the crown of life.
Does this mean that after death we are to become unfaithful?
34 You shall answer: We thy servants are shepherds, from our infancy until now, both we and our fathers.
Does this mean that after this, they were no longer shepherds?
God that feedeth me from my youth until this day;
Does this mean that after this day, God no longer fed him?
8 At that time he separated the tribe of Levi, to carry the ark of the covenant of the Lord, and to stand before him in the ministry, and to bless in his name until this present day.
Does this mean that the tribe of Levi stopped doing these things the next day?
And the name of that place was called Galgal, until this present day.
Does this mean that after that day, the place was no longer called Galgal?