The Holman Christian Standard Bible

Luke 2:1

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The Birth of Jesus

2 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus y z that the whole empire a should be registered.

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2:1 Emperor who ruled the Roman Empire 27 b.c.–a.d. 14; also known as Octavian, he established the peaceful era known as the Pax Romana; Caesar was a title of Roman emperors.


2:1 Or the whole inhabited world