The Birth of Jesus Christ

Luke 1:46-50; Luke 2:13-14; Luke 2:20 When we consider the miracle of Christ's holy birth, our hearts are to be filled with praise to God, sharing in Mary's song of joy: "My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour" (Luke 1:46-47). We are to praise God, echoing the song of …

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From Bethlehem, we look back – and we look forward.

If we are to come to a true understanding of the story of Jesus Christ, we must not begin by opening our Bibles at the beginning of the New Testament – Matthew 1:1. We must go back into the Old Testament. We must seek to understand what the prophets said, as they looked forward to …

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