Jesus’ Birth
    Footnotes

    “Jesus’ Birth,” Friend, Dec. 1981, 45

    Jesus’ Birth

    (Luke 2:1–21)

    Crossword puzzle

    Across

    1. Mary was told to name her son ________.

    2. Christ was born in the little town of _________.

    3. Mary wrapped her Son in swaddling _______ and laid Him in a manger.

    4. The Christ Child was born in a manger because there was no room at the _______.

    5. Mary probably rode a _______ to Bethlehem.

    6. Mary was highly ________ among women.

    Down

    1. Mary’s husband was named ________.

    2. _________ was the mother of Christ.

    3. Angels appeared to _______ in the field and told them of Jesus’ birth.

    4. Mary’s cousin Elizabeth had a baby about six months before Jesus was born. His name was _________ (the Baptist).

    Answers:

    • Across—(1) Jesus, (5) Bethlehem, (6) clothes, (7) inn, (8) donkey, (9) favoured. Down—(1) Joseph, (2) Mary, (3) shepherds, (4) John.