Christmas is More Than a Birth Event
December 20, 2020
Main Scripture Reference(s)
Christmas is More Than a Birth EventDecember 20, 2020 / Matthew 2:13-23
Three Reasons for Rejoicing at Christmas
Matthew has three quotes from the Old Testament prophets which spell out three reasons for rejoicing.
- The First Quote – Matthew 2:15
This is a quote from Hosea 11:1
- The Second Quote – Matthew 2:17-18
This quote is from Jeremiah 31:15
- The Third Quote – Matthew 2:23
This is an implied quote from the prophets in general
How can we rejoice in Christmas?
Be warned and be wise