From Christmas to Easter : A Story for Boys and Girls (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from From Christmas to Easter: A Story for Boys and Girls Now, there were many people in Beth lehem at that time, for Caesar, the Roman king, had commanded all the people to enroll their names for future taxation. The ancient Jewish custom was not to take the census in the places where the people lived at the time, but at the places where they belonged as members of the original twelve tribes. Joseph and Mary lived in Nazareth, and they had to go nearly one hundred miles, for they belonged to the royal town of Bethlehem. When they arrived, weary with the long journey, they found that the town was full of strangers who had also come to enroll their names. Every house was crowded, but near the inn there was a stable, Where they were permitted to stay. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 106 pages
- 152 x 229 x 6mm | 154g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 9 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white