Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod, the king, behold, wise men (Magi) from the East came to Jerusalem, saying, “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the East and have come to worship Him.”Matthew 2:1-2/Matthew 2:11, KJV. Bible Gateway
And when they had come into the house, they saw the young Child with Mary, His mother, and bowed down and worshiped Him. And when they had opened their treasures, they presented gifts to Him: gold, frankincense, and myrrh. Behold, a King is born
Joy to the world
A carol a day
Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were much afraid. 10 Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. 11 For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. 12 And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a [d]manger.”Bible Gateway–
13 And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying:
“Glory to God in the highest,
And on earth peace, goodwill[e] toward men!”
New King James Version (NKJV)
O come Emanuel
A carol a day
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on December 25?
Christian history reveals quite a bit of controversy over the actual date of Jesus’ birth, raising the question, why do we celebrate Christmas at all?