Scripture Reading: Luke 2: 3-4; Matthew1:1-16

All returned to their own ancestral towns to register for this census. And because Joseph was a descendant of King David, he had to go to Bethlehem in Judea, David’s ancient home.

Luke, physician to Paul

In the scripture readings today included are the record of Jesus’s ancestors according to Matthew. Spend some time today considering the lineage of Jesus, and how all things came together for his birth. Enjoy this beautiful rendition of Silent Night during your reflection time.