Contributed by Daniel Haas on Jan 5, 2011
There are many nativity stories. Matthew has one too. Every story has its own focus. Matthew focuses on David's lineage, fulfilled prophecies, Jesus' name and love.
Many Nativity stories
- Matthew has one too
- every story has its own focus
- Mark starts with grown-up Jesus getting baptized by John, heading right into ministry and his final days in Jerusalem
- Luke makes sure he has the history right, dating it while Quirinius was governor of