Bethlehem, the Nativity, and Matthew’s New Exodus

With Christmas season upon us, the eyes of Christians worldwide turn to Bethlehem, the city immortalized in Scripture, songs, and pageants as the birthplace of Jesus Christ. Though it once was and still remains a relatively small city, its significance far outstrips its size. In ancient Israel, Bethlehem is recorded to be the nearby locale … Continue reading Bethlehem, the Nativity, and Matthew’s New Exodus