7 And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.
8 And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field*, keeping watcha over their flock by night.
References for Luke 2:8
    • h 2:8 - watch: or, the night watches
      9 And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid*.
      11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.
      12 And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.
      15 And it came to pass, as the angels were gone away from them into heaven*, the shepherdsb* said one to another, Let us now go even unto Bethlehem, and see this thing which is come to pass, which the Lord hath made known unto us.
      References for Luke 2:15
        • i 2:15 - the shepherds: Gr. the men the shepherds
          17 And when they had seen it, they made known abroad the saying* which was told them concerning this child.
          18 And all they that heard it wondered at those things which were told them* by the shepherds.
          19 But Mary kept all these things*, and pondered them in her heart.