Why didn't Mary & Joseph go to Elizabeth's house for the birthof Jesus? She lived nearby!
Why was the town of Bethlehem so hard hearted that no private home would take them in if there was "no room at the inn?"
If the Holy family was in a dirty stable, why didn't the shepherds move them at once to their own homes?
The WiseMen came to "the house." What's going on?
In these four half-hour lectures Dr. Bailey answers these and many other questions regarding the Christmas story. These studies provide fresh understandings of the well known Biblical stories of Christmas in a way that everyone can follow
About the Author
Kenneth Bailey is an ordained Presbyterian minister who spent forty years living and teaching in seminaries and institutes in Egypt, Lebanon, Jerusalem, and Cyprus. For twenty of those years, Dr. Bailey was Professor of New Testament and Head of the Biblical Division of the Near East School of Theology in Beirut, where he also founded and directed the Institute for Middle Eastern New Testament Studies. He has taught as an adjunct professor at Pittsburgh and McCormick Theological seminaries as well as at Fuller Theological Seminary in California. His writings have been translated and published in more than twenty languages.