Tag: The First Christmas: The Story of Jesus’ Birth in History and Tradition

When Was Jesus Born—B.C. or A.D.?

11/29 | In which year was Jesus born? While this is sometimes debated, the majority of New Testament scholars place Jesus’ birth in 4 B.C. or before. This begs the question: How   Read more…

Posted in Jesus/Historical Jesus, Post-Biblical Period.

Were Mary and Joseph Married or Engaged at Jesus’ Birth?

10/17 | Were Mary and Joseph married or engaged when they traveled to Bethlehem? Biblical scholar Mark Wilson examines what the gospels say in this Bible History Daily guest post.   Read more…

Posted in Bible Interpretation.

Who Was St. Nicholas?

10/11 | The legend of jolly old St. Nicholas evolved into Santa Claus in Christmas tradition, but who was St. Nicholas?   Read more…

Posted in Post-Biblical Period.


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