Parallel Bible results for Luke 2:1-7

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Luke 2:1-7

NIV 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. NIV 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. NIV 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) NIV 2 (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) NIV 3 And everyone went to his own town to register. NIV 3 And everyone went to his own town to register. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 5 He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child. NIV 5 He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child. NIV 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, NIV 6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, NIV 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. NIV 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.