Tag Archives: Joseph

Christ’s Birth

Luke 2:1 mentions that Christ’s birth was during the reign of Augustus Caesar. Augustus Caesar reigned from 44 BC to his death in 15 AD The method of measuring time in the ancient Roman world was based on the reigns … Continue reading

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The *beast from the earth – Revelation 13:11-18

v11 Then I saw another *beast, which came out of the earth. It had two *horns like the *horns of a *lamb. But it talked like a *dragon. v12 This *beast used all the authority of the first *beast on … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ is a witness

Verse 2 What John writes in this book has no human origin. It comes from God alone. What John writes is the word of God. John is certain of this. And Jesus Christ is a witness that this message is … Continue reading

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The Wise Men Who Followed a Star

Friday, June 22, 2012 The Wise Men Who Followed a Star Matthew 2 When the wise men from the east see the star, they know that Christ the King has been born. IN THE COUNTRYfar to the east of Judah … Continue reading

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The Birth of Jesus

The Birth of Jesus Luke 2:1-39 An angel appears to the shepherds and tells them that the Savior has been born. OUT ON THEstreets of Nazareth the people were standing in groups, talking excitedly.  News had just reached their city … Continue reading

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A Heavenly Messenger Visits Mary

A Heavenly Messenger Visits Mary Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 1:26-56 God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth to speak to Mary, and announce the coming of the Savior. MARY WAS AJewess.  She had grown to womanhood in Nazareth, a city of … Continue reading

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Jesus in the Temple at Twelve Years Old

Jesus in the Temple at Twelve Years Old Luke 2:40-52 Mary was surprised when she found her boy in the temple among the wise men. AZARETH, THE BOYHOOD of Jesus, was nearly seventy miles from Jerusalem. The Jews who lived … Continue reading

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