Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,

General references

Bible References

Jesus

Matthew 1:25
but did not know her intimately until she gave birth to a son. And he named Him Jesus.
Luke 2:4
And Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee, to Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and family line of David,

Bethlehem

Matthew 2:5
“In Bethlehem of Judea,” they told him, “because this is what was written by the prophet:
Micah 5:2
Bethlehem Ephrathah,
you are small among the clans of Judah;
One will come from you
to be ruler over Israel for Me.
His origin is from antiquity,
from eternity.
Luke 2:11
Today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.
John 7:42
Doesn’t the Scripture say that the Messiah comes from David’s offspring and from the town of Bethlehem, where David once lived?”

From

Genesis 10:30
Their settlements extended from Mesha to Sephar, the eastern hill country.
Genesis 25:6
And Abraham gave gifts to the sons of his concubines, but while he was still alive he sent them eastward, away from his son Isaac, to the land of the East.
1 Kings 4:30
Solomon’s wisdom was greater than the wisdom of all the people of the East, greater than all the wisdom of Egypt.
Job 1:3
His estate included 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 yoke of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and a very large number of servants. Job was the greatest man among all the people of the east.
Psalm 72:9
May desert tribes kneel before him
and his enemies lick the dust.
Isaiah 11:10
On that day the root of Jesse
will stand as a banner for the peoples.
The nations will seek Him,
and His resting place will be glorious.

General references

John 4:30
They left the town and made their way to Him.

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