The nativity is one of the greatest stories ever told! The birth of Jesus brought about the beginning of the life that would lead on to give Jesus the ability to perform the many miracles he did during his life. There are many verses throughout the Old and New Testament that speak about this incredible moment. Check out some of these amazing nativity story bible verses to help you locate some of the scripture that references the birth of Jesus.

Mark 16:9 KJV Mary Magdalene
“Now when Jesus was risen early the first day of the week, he appeared first to Mary Magdalene, out of whom he had cast seven devils.”

Matthew 28:8-10 The Other Women
“So they departed quickly from the tomb with fear and great joy, and ran to tell his disciples. And behold, Jesus met them and said, “Greetings!” And they came up and took hold of his feet and worshiped him. Then Jesus said to them, “Do not be afraid; go and tell my brothers to go to Galilee, and there they will see me.”

Isaiah 7:14 Born of a Virgin
“Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.”

Luke 24:34 Simon Peter
“The Lord has risen indeed, and has appeared to Simon!”

Mark 16:12 The Two Men on the Road to Emmaus
“After these things he appeared in another form to two of them, as they were walking into the country.”

Isaiah 11:1 Born of the Family of Jesse
“There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit.”

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John 20:19-24 Eleven of the Apostles
“On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. Then the disciples were glad when they saw the Lord. Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, even so I am sending you.” And when he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, “Receive the Holy Spirit. If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you withhold forgiveness from any, it is withheld.” Now Thomas, one of the Twelve, called the Twin, was not with them when Jesus came.”

John 20:25-26 All Twelve Apostles 8 Days Later
“So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord.” But he said to them, “Unless I see in his hands the mark of the nails, and place my finger into the mark of the nails, and place my hand into his side, I will never believe.” Eight days later, his disciples were inside again, and Thomas was with them. Although the doors were locked, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.”

Jeremiah 23:5 Born of the House of David
“Behold, the days are coming, declares the LORD, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.”

John 21:1 Seven by the Sea of Tiberias
“After this Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias, and he revealed himself in this way.”

1 Corinthians 15:6 More Than 500; Dead and Alive
Then he appeared to more than five hundred brothers at one time, most of whom are still alive, though some have fallen asleep.”

Micah 5:2 Born in Bethlehem
“But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to be ruler in Israel, whose coming forth is from of old, from ancient days.”