Contributed by John Lowe on Jun 19, 2017
It was an angel that told Joseph of the danger to Jesus. He was told to flee to Egypt and also that he would be told when it was safe to return. With Herod dead, the pressure was off and it was now safe for Joseph to take his family home.
Egypt and Nazareth
(14) From Egypt to Nazareth with Jesus
Matthew 2: 19-23, Luke 2:39
Hosea 11:1 says, “When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son.” God’s son was down in Egypt, but He can’t stay there. He can’t grow up in the Egyptian culture