Two qualifications the Christ had to meet were (1) He had to be of the seed of David and (2) He had to be born in Bethlehem. Jesus fit both and thus was qualified to be the Messiah.
Sunday we pondered how amazing it was that Jesus was born in Bethlehem. Micah 5:2 prophesied this would be the case: “But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of you shall come forth to Me the One to be Ruler in Israel, Whose goings forth are from of old, From everlasting.”
Joseph and Mary lived in Nazareth. What circumstances led to Jesus being born in Bethlehem?
What does Micah 5:2 say about the person of the king that would disqualify all other human kings?
Listen to the lesson “Birthers Of The New Testament”.