Posts tagged with ‘Bethlehem’

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The Magi and a Star

by Ladd
lino star

1 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” 3 When King Herod heard this he […]

Now That’s Christmas!

by Ladd
dove in pine

With the Christmas season almost upon us it is a good time to rethink the Christmas story. In the gospel of Luke, we have the story of the census under Quirinius, governor of Syria, that required every person to return to his own city to be enrolled. For Joseph and his pregnant wife Mary, that […]

One Cold Night

by Ladd

Once, when travelling from New Brunswick to Ontario, I ended up in a small town late at night. Having driven most of the day and being tired I looked around for a hotel to spend the night. To my surprise all four hotels in the immediate vicinity to the highway were full for the night. […]