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And it came to pass in those days that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed.

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Now it came to pass in those days, there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be enrolled.

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In those days it occurred that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole Roman empire should be registered.

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Jesus’ birth

In those days Caesar Augustus declared that everyone throughout the empire should be enrolled in the tax lists.

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Around this time, Emperor Augustus issued an order for a census to be taken throughout the Empire.

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The Birth of Jesus

About that time Emperor Augustus gave orders for the names of all the people to be listed in record books.

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But it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus, that a census should be made of all the habitable world.

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And it came to pass, that in those days there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that the whole world should be enrolled.

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The Birth of Jesus Christ

It was about that same time that Augustus Caesar sent out an order to all people in the countries that were under Roman rule. The order said that everyone’s name must be put on a list.

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The Birth of Jesus Christ

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus Christ

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus

At that time, Augustus Caesar sent an ·order [decree] that all people in the ·countries under Roman rule [empire; Roman world] must ·list their names in a register [register for taxation].

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Augustus Caesar taxeth all the world. 7 Christ is born. 13 The Angels’ Song. 21 Christ is circumcised. 22 Mary purified. 28 Simeon taketh Christ in his arms. 29 His Song. 36 Anna the Prophetess. 40 The child Christ. 46 Jesus disputeth with the doctors.

And it came to pass in those days, that there came a decree from Augustus Caesar, that all the world should be taxed.

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Jesus Is Born

At that time the Emperor Augustus ordered a census of the Roman Empire.

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The Birth of Jesus

At that time Emperor Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Roman Empire.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole empire should be registered.

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The census brings Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem

1-7 At that time a proclamation was made by Caesar Augustus that all the inhabited world should be registered. This was the first census, undertaken while Cyrenius was governor of Syria and everybody went to the town of his birth to be registered. Joseph went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to David’s town, Bethlehem, in Judea, because he was a direct descendant of David, to be registered with his future wife, Mary, now in the later stages of her pregnancy. So it happened that it was while they were there in Bethlehem that she came to the end of her time. She gave birth to her first child, a son. And as there was no place for them inside the inn, she wrapped him up and laid him in a manger.

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¶ And it came to pass in those days that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed.

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And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed.

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And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Cæsar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.

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The Birth of Jesus Christ

Now it happened that in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus to register all the empire.

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About this time Caesar Augustus, the Roman emperor, decreed that a census should be taken throughout the nation.

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The Birth of Jesus

1-5 About that time Caesar Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Empire. This was the first census when Quirinius was governor of Syria. Everyone had to travel to his own ancestral hometown to be accounted for. So Joseph went from the Galilean town of Nazareth up to Bethlehem in Judah, David’s town, for the census. As a descendant of David, he had to go there. He went with Mary, his fiancée, who was pregnant.

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· de In en · ho those ekeinos days hēmera a decree dogma went exerchomai out from para Caesar Kaisar Augustus for all pas the ho world oikoumenē to be registered apographō.

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Jesus Is Born

At that time the Emperor Augustus ordered a census of the Roman Empire.

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Jesus’ Birth in Bethlehem

Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus, that a census be taken of all the inhabited earth.

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The Birth of Jesus

At that time, Augustus Caesar sent an order that all people in the countries under Roman rule must list their names in a register.

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The Census and the Birth of Jesus

Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus to register all the empire for taxes.

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Jesus Is Born

In those days, Caesar Augustus made a law. It required that a list be made of everyone in the whole Roman world.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world.

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The birth of Jesus

In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world.

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Christ Born of Mary

And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days Caesar Augustus sent out word that the name of every person in the Roman nation must be written in the books of the nation.

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The Birth of Jesus

At that time the Roman emperor, Augustus, decreed that a census should be taken throughout the Roman Empire.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.

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And it came about at that time that a dvar malchut (decree) was sent out from Caesar Augustus to register everyone in the entire Roman Empire.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled.

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The Birth of Jesus

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled.

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Around the time of Elizabeth’s amazing pregnancy and John’s birth, the emperor in Rome, Caesar Augustus, required everyone in the Roman Empire to participate in a massive census—

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Now in those days, a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled.

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About that time, Augustus the Roman ruler made a law. All the people in the world must have their names written down in a book.

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And it was done in those days, a commandment went out from the emperor Augustus [a commandment went out from Caesar Augustus], that all the world should be described.

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And it came to pass in those days, there went forth a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world be enrolled --

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