Historically, everything we need to know is in the Bible or has been picked apart by scholars through the many centuries.
Why we need to know for our own personal reasons, is that it’s how we began to love our Savior. It starts at His birth. It follows Him for 33 years, we can expect relateness, because Jesus; unlike His Father; was a human being. Like us.
This little baby brought LIFE to sinners, then and now. His precious birth, surrounded by the same type of mayhem our world is suffering from, was His start to life.
For an more indepth study, check out this link by Crosswalk.
May your celebrations surrounding the birth of our Savior, Great One, The Great I Am, Mighty, Magnificent, Prince of Peace, Father, Holy Spirit, Redeemer, Emmanuel, Jehovah, Comforter, Almighty, Son of God, The Beginning and the End, Messiah, Lamb of God, Shepherd, The Vine, Carpenter, Beloved, Deliverer, Lord of Lords, King of the Jews, Risen Lord, Healer, Tree of Life, Light of the World, Bread of Life, The Word, Friend, Protector, be filled with light, grace, guidance, forgiveness and love. He is all of this to a sorrowful world.