13 Hopegiving Bible Verses That Tell Us More About The Christmas Story

During this marvelous season as we read the familiar Christmas story and sing carols, it is important for us to ponder on Bible verses that tell us of God’s ultimate sacrifice for mankind.

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We are so grateful to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ who willingly died on the cross so that we can have eternal life and experience joy and peace during this Christmas season.

Here are Bible verses that tell us more about the life-changing events from the Christmas story:

1. Luke 2:7 -“And she gave birth to her firstborn son, and she wrapped Him in cloths and laid Him in a manger because there was no room for them in the inn.”

2. Psalm 72:10-11 – “May the kings of Tarshish and of the coastlands render him tribute; may the kings of Sheba and Seba bring gifts! May all kings fall down before him, all nations serve him!”

3. Matthew 2:1-2 – “Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the King behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem, Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.”

4. Luke 2:8-9 – “And there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch by night. And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them.”

5. Matthew 1:20 – “But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit.”

6. Matthew 1:21 – “And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins.”

7. Matthew 1:23 – “Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.”

8. 1 Timothy 1:15-17 – “Here is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance: Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners—of whom I am the worst. But for that very reason I was shown mercy so that in me, the worst of sinners, Christ Jesus might display his immense patience as an example for those who would believe in him and receive eternal life. Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever.”

9. Acts 5:31 – “God exalted him to his own right hand as Prince and Savior that he might bring Israel to repentance and forgive their sins.”

10. Revelation 12:5 – “And she gave birth to a son, a male child, who is to rule all the nations with a rod of iron; and her child was caught up to God and to His throne.”

11. John 1:9-10 – “The true light, which gives light to everyone, was coming into the world. He was in the world, and the world was made through him…”

12. James 1:17 – “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.”

13. Philippians 2:8-10 – “And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth.”

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