Luke 2:1-6 WYC/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

Wycliffe (WYC) New International Version (NIV)
1 And it was done in those days, a commandment went out from the emperor Augustus [a commandment went out from Caesar Augustus], that all the world should be described. 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world.
2 This first describing was made of Cyrenius, justice of Syria [justice, or keeper, of Syria]. 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.)
3 And all men went to make profession, [or acknowledging,] each into his own city. [+And all went, that they should make profession, or acknowledging, each by himself into his city.] 3 And everyone went to his own town to register.
4 And Joseph went up from Galilee, from the city Nazareth [of the city of Nazareth], into Judaea, into a city of David, that is called Bethlehem, for that he was of the house and of the family of David, 4 So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David.
5 that he should acknowledge with Mary, his wife, that was wedded to him, and was great with child. [that he should acknowledge with Mary, spoused to him wife, with child.] 5 He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child.
6 And it was done, while they were there, the days were fulfilled, that she should bear child. 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born,