We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him.
When Jesus was born in the
When King Herod heard about this, he was worried, and so was
everyone else in
They told him, "He will be born in
Herod secretly called in the wise men and asked them when they
had first seen the star. He told them, "Go to
The wise men listened to what the king said and then left. And the star they had seen in the east went on ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. They were thrilled and excited to see the star.
When the men went into the house and saw the child with Mary, his mother, they knelt down and worshiped him. They took out their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh and gave them to him. Later they were warned in a dream not to return to Herod, and they went back home by another road.
Contemporary English Version The Holy Bible (New York , NY: American Bible Society 1995)