Daily Archives: December 16, 2006

When Was Jesus Born? The Star of Bethlehem

Early patristic sources suggest Jesus was born around 3 or 2 BC. Such a date is plausible if Herod died in 1 BC‚ a view that can be supported from a careful reading of Josephus‚ and if the “Christmas census” … Continue reading

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