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Jesus Christ's Birth Year—Luke 2:7-8

Q: WHAT YEAR WAS THE BIRTH OF CHRIST?

A: IT DEPENDS WHAT CALENDAR YOU ARE USING!

On the Gregorian calendar (the one you might have on your wall) the year was 5 BC.*

On the Hebrew calendar, sometimes called the biblical calendar, the year was 4042 AM.*

*Note: Regarding the timeline of Christ’s death, the following breakdown will make clear the passage of time: