Highlights from a 24-day Reading of Luke – day 2

From Nazareth to Bethlehem
Luke 2:1
And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Cæsar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.

Here is a fascinating view of how the secular government synchronizes with the majestic kingdom. A census brings Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem so that the Lord would be born in the hometown of David, Jesse, Obed, Ruth and Boaz.

💡His city, but not his home
Luke 2:10-11
And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.