New International Version
While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born,
King James Bible
And so it was, that, while they were there, the days were accomplished that she should be delivered.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass, while they were there, the days of her giving birth [to her child] were fulfilled,
World English Bible
It happened, while they were there, that the day had come that she should give birth.
Young's Literal Translation
And it came to pass, in their being there, the days were fulfilled for her bringing forth,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
With Mary his espoused wife - There was no necessity for Mary to have gone to Bethlehem, as Joseph's presence could have answered the end proposed in the census as well without Mary as with her; but God so ordered it, that the prophecy of Micah should be thus fulfilled, and that Jesus should be born in the city of David; Micah 5:2.
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LibraryDecember 25. "I Bring You Glad Tidings" (Luke ii. 10).
"I bring you glad tidings" (Luke ii. 10). A Christmas spirit should be a spirit of humanity. Beside that beautiful object lesson on the Manger, the Cradle, and the lowly little child, what Christian heart can ever wish to be proud? It is a spirit of joy. It is right that these should be glad tidings, for, "Behold, I bring you glad tidings of great joy which shall be to all people." It is a spirit of love. It should be the joy that comes from giving joy to others. The central fact of Christmas is …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
Christ About his Father's Business
He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child.
and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.
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