The date of birth of Jesus is not stated in the gospels or in any secular text, but
most scholars ... Quirinius was governor of Syria", i.e. that Luke was actually
referring to a completely dif...
Dec 23, 2016 ... How the Bulgarian monk Dionysius Exiguus came up with the Year 1 is
anybody's guess; all we know for sure is that Jesus was not born in the ...
We can find some additional clues to answer the question of “when was Jesus
really born” by looking at the birth of John the Baptist. Luke chapter one tells of ...
Dec 23, 2015 ... Tony Gentile—Reuters Pope Francis prays in front of a statue of baby Jesus as
he leads the Christmas night Mass in Saint Peter's Basilica at ...
When Jesus was born, shepherds and flocks were out at night. Why is that fact
significant? Consider typical Bethlehem weather conditions in December.
Jan 30, 2014 ... 25, most scholars agree that he wasn't born on that day, or even in the year 1
A.D.. ... But nobody really knows exactly when Jesus was born.
Does it really matter when Jesus was born or when we celebrate Christmas? In
some ways, no, it doesn't matter — after all, if it was critically important to know ...
Dec 23, 2016 ... Was he really born in a stable? ... Luke notes that Jesus was in his thirties when
he began preaching and that this took place during the 15th ...
Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus on 25 December. However, early believers
didn't mark the event as they ...
Dec 3, 2004 ... Did Jesus Christ birth occur on December 25th? Can we even know when Christ
was born? Should we really be celebrating His birth?