Nativity—Bible Images

    Matthew 2:1–2, 11, The Wise Men bring gifts

    Images

    A Crowd Gathers as John the Baptist Is Named
    Elisabeth and Zacharias come to name their son.
    A Shepherd
    A shepherd looks toward the angel Gabriel.
    An Angel Foretells Christ's Birth
    The angel Gabriel appears to tell of Christ's birth.
    Angel Visits the Shepherds
    The angel Gabriel appears to shepherds at night to tell of Christ's birth.
    Annunciation to the Shepherds
    The angel Gabriel appears before the shepherds to tell them the news of Christ’s birth.
    Christ Is Presented at the Temple
    Mary and Joseph present Jesus at the temple.
    Christ Presented to Simeon at the Temple
    A priest holds Christ as a baby.
    Elisabeth and John
    Elisabeth holds John at the temple.
    Flight into Egypt
    Mary and Joseph flee to Egypt to save Jesus' life.
    Gabriel's Warning
    The angel Gabriel appears to Joseph and Mary and instructs them to travel to Egypt.
    Herod Learns of Christ's Birth
    Herod listens as he is told of Christ's birth.
    Herod Learns of the Prophecy of Christ
    The chief priests and scribes of King Herod tell him of the prophecies of Christ's birth.
    John the Baptist Is Named
    The name of John is written on a tablet.
    John, Elisabeth, and Zacharias
    A portrait of Elisabeth and Zacharias with baby John.
    Joseph Learns of the Birth of Christ
    Joseph learns of the birth of Christ from Mary.
    Joseph Learns of the Birth of Christ
    An angel comes to Joseph in a dream and tells of Christ's birth.
    Joseph at Christ's Birth
    Joseph watches as the shepherds visit Christ at His birth.
    Journey to Bethlehem
    Mary and Joseph travel toward Bethlehem.
    Leaving for Egypt
    Joseph and Mary take the baby Jesus and their belongings and leave for Egypt.
    Mary Approaches Joseph
    Mary tells Joseph that she is pregnant.
    Mary Learns of Christ's Birth
    Mary learns of Christ's birth.
    Mary Learns of Christ's Birth
    Mary reacts to the message from the angel Gabriel, who told her of Christ's birth.
    Mary Learns of Christ's Birth from Angel Gabriel
    Mary listens to the angel Gabriel as he foretells of Christ's birth.
    Mary Speaks to Elisabeth
    Mary visiting her cousin Elisabeth, who is also expecting a child.
    Mary Travels with Joseph to Bethlehem
    Mary rides on a donkey as she travels with Joseph to Bethlehem.
    Mary Visits Elisabeth
    Mary visiting her cousin Elisabeth, who is also expecting a child.
    Mary Visits Elisabeth
    Mary visiting her cousin Elisabeth, who is also expecting a child.
    Mary Visits Elisabeth
    Mary visiting her cousin Elisabeth, who is also expecting a child.
    Mary Visits Joseph
    Mary speaks with Joseph to tell him of her miraculous pregnancy.
    Mary and Baby Jesus
    Mary holds the infant Jesus on the night of His birth.
    Mary and Elisabeth
    Mary walks through the streets with her cousin, Elisabeth.
    Mary and Elisabeth Rejoice
    Mary visiting her cousin Elisabeth, who is also expecting a child.
    Mary and Joseph
    Mary and Joseph stop to rest on their journey to Bethlehem.
    Mary and Joseph
    Mary travels with Joseph to Bethlehem.
    Mary and Joseph Bring Christ to Be Presented at the Temple
    Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus at the temple.
    Mary and Joseph Discuss Christ's Birth
    Mary speaks with Joseph to tell him of her miraculous pregnancy.
    Mary and Joseph Present the Christ Child
    Mary and Joseph present Christ at the temple.
    Mary and Joseph Receive the Wise Men
    Mary and Joseph come out to see the Wise Men, who present gifts to Christ.
    Mary and Joseph Rest while on Their Journey to Bethlehem
    Mary travels with Joseph to Bethlehem and rests under a tree.
    Mary and Joseph Traveling to Bethlehem
    Mary travels with Joseph to Bethlehem.
    Mary and Young Jesus
    A portrait of Mary and the young Christ child at the time the Wise Men brought gifts.
    Mary and Young Jesus
    Mary and the young Christ child at the time the Wise Men brought gifts.
    Mary, Joseph, and Jesus
    Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus at the temple.
    Mary, Mother of Christ
    Mary sits and thinks about becoming the mother of the Savior.
    Mary, Mother of Jesus
    Mary rides the donkey on the journey to Bethlehem.
    Riding into Bethlehem
    Mary and Joseph ride into Bethlehem at the end of their journey.
    Searching for an Inn
    Mary and Joseph enter Bethlehem and begin searching for an inn.
    Shepherd in the Field
    A shepherd stands alone in a field at night with his sheep.
    Shepherds Learn of the Birth of Christ
    The Annunciation of the shepherds. The angel Gabriel appears to the shepherds to tell of Christ's birth.
    Shepherds Visit Christ at His Birth
    Shepherds come and watch the baby Jesus at the stable.
    Shepherds Watch Their Flock
    Shepherds watch their flocks at night.
    Simeon Receives Baby Jesus
    Simeon stands in the temple courtyard.
    The First Christmas
    Joseph and Mary hold the baby Jesus on the night of His birth.
    The Nativity
    Joseph and Mary hold the baby Jesus on the night of His birth.
    The Shepherds Find Christ
    The shepherds visit Christ on the night of His birth.
    The Wise Men Find Jesus
    The Wise Men make their way through a crowd of people to give their gifts to the Christ child.
    The Wise Men Travel to Visit Jesus
    The Wise Men follow the new star in search of baby Jesus.
    The Wise Men Traveling
    The Wise Men travel in search of baby Jesus.
    Wise Men Approach Herod
    The Wise Men enter the court of King Herod to discuss their journey.
    Wise Men Present Gifts
    The Wise Men present gifts to the child.
    Wise Men Traveling
    The Wise Men ride their camels across a field with the sun in the background.
    Wise Men Visit Herod
    King Herod receives the Wise Men in his palace.
    Wise Men before Herod
    The Wise Men stand before King Herod.
    Wise Men in the Desert
    The Wise Men ride their camels over the desert sand.
    Zacharias Names John
    Zacharias indicates that his child’s name is to be John.
    Zacharias and John the Baptist
    Elisabeth and Zacharias come to name their son.