From a religious perspective, Christmas is the celebration of triumph of good over evil. Jesus Christ was born in Bethlehem and a new world emerged out of despair and suffering. The Bible teaches us to have faith in God, for a Messiah of love will come to save us. Follow these Christmas quotes from the Bible and feel the power of God in these quotes.
I see him, but not now; I behold him, but now near. A star will come out of Jacob; a scepter will rise out of Israel.
And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel.
And the angel answered her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be called holy-- the Son of God".
Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come for me one who will be ruler over Israel, whose origins are from of old, from ancient times.
The Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, "Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him." When King Herod heard this he was disturbed, and all Jerusalem with him.
And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying, (14) "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!" "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!"