Timeline of the birth of Jesus

Timeline created by walsh98
In History
  • -8 BCE

    Roman Census

    Caesar Augustus ordered for the Roman Census to take place
  • -7 BCE

    Mary and Joseph began to make their travels

    Mary and Joseph went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem to register
  • -6 BCE

    Birth of Jesus

    Jesus was born in a manager in Bethlehem as there was no room in the guest house.
  • -5 BCE

    The Angel appears to the Shepherds

    Shepherds were living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night when an angel of the Lord appeared to them. The angel said to that the Saviour has been born in the town of David and they must go see the baby.
  • -4 BCE

    The Three Wise Men see the star

    Wise men were traveling on their camels. One night they noticed a very strange star in the sky. They knew that this star meant that the King of the Jews
  • -3 BCE

    The Three Wise men bring gifts

    The Three Wise men bring gold, frankincense and myrrh