At Christmas a new king is born, so unlike the reigning king in Israel. Herod was full of pride, ambition; was self-seeking, prone to fits of anger and rage and a cruel leader of his people. In a stable, in a manger, a new king is born. A shepherd who would lay down his life for his people.
- Micah 5:1 - 15
- Matthew 2:1 - 12