The Holy Spirit moved him to go to the temple. So he goes, he sees the salvation, and then he gives a prophetic word. Now, I love this and let’s read this real quick what he has to say to Mary, Jesus parents were amazed at what was being said about him. Then Simeon bless them and said to Mary, the baby’s mother, this child is destined to cause many in Israel to fall, but he will be the joy to many others. He has been sent as a sign from God but many will oppose him. As a result, the deepest thoughts, the deepest thoughts of many hearts will be revealed and a sward will pierce your very soul…