Contributed by John Lowe on Jun 15, 2017
The wise men came to Jerusalem during the time when Herod was king. One thing that Herod did not want was competition. When these wise men showed up in Jerusalem, it created quite a stir and Herod had his curiosity peaked.
Jerusalem and Bethlehem
Visit of the Wisemen
(Numbers 24:17) Matthew 2:1-12
After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem. (Matthew 2:1)
The wise men came to Jerusalem during the time when Herod was king. One