The birth of Jesus Christ came about this way: After His mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, it was discovered before they came together that she was pregnant by the Holy Spirit.
Today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.
to be registered along with Mary, who was engaged to him and was pregnant.
and Jacob fathered Joseph the husband of Mary,
who gave birth to Jesus who is called the Messiah.
The angel replied to her:“The Holy Spirit will come upon you,
and the power of the Most High will overshadow you.
Therefore, the holy One to be born
will be called the Son of God.
The Genealogy of Jesus ChristThe historical record of Jesus Christ, the Son of David, the Son of Abraham:
After Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of King Herod, wise men from the east arrived unexpectedly in Jerusalem,
When the eight days were completed for His circumcision, He was named Jesus—the name given by the angel before He was conceived.
While they were there, the time came for her to give birth.
to a virgin engaged to a man named Joseph, of the house of David. The virgin’s name was Mary.
They were saying, “Isn’t this Jesus the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we know? How can He now say, ‘I have come down from heaven’?”
There will be joy and delight for you,
and many will rejoice at his birth.
but did not know her intimately until she gave birth to a son. And he named Him Jesus.
But the angel said to them, “Don’t be afraid, for look, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all the people:
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he saw the Lord’s Messiah.
Then she gave birth to her firstborn Son, and she wrapped Him snugly in cloth and laid Him in a feeding trough—because there was no room for them at the lodging place.
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,
But after he had considered these things, an angel of the Lord suddenly appeared to him in a dream, saying, “Joseph, son of David, don’t be afraid to take Mary as your wife, because what has been conceived in her is by the Holy Spirit.
Glory to God in the highest heaven,
and peace on earth to people He favors!
See, the virgin will become pregnant
and give birth to a son,
and they will name Him Immanuel,which is translated “God is with us.”
So everyone went to be registered, each to his own town.
So all the generations from Abraham to David were 14 generations; and from David until the exile to Babylon, 14 generations; and from the exile to Babylon until the Messiah, 14 generations.
She will give birth to a son, and you are to name Him Jesus, because He will save His people from their sins.”
for you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
In the beginning was the Word,
and the Word was with God,
and the Word was God.
saying, “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”
In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth,
In the same region, shepherds were staying out in the fields and keeping watch at night over their flock.