Christmas is one of the most important festivals celebrated around the world, with family get together, gifts and greetings, prayers and masses and a lot more. This is the time when people exchange their god wishes with family, friends and loved ones and one of the most popular ways of doing so is by sending cards. What is said in the Christmas greeting cards might be enough to express your feelings but you may add something special to make them more relevant. One of the most meaningful things you can include in the Christmas cards is some relevant verses from the Bible, as these verses can bring out the spirit of the festive season.
Here are 15 great and best Christmas Bible verses for cards
#1. Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,
Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? For we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.
#2. Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.
#3. And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee:
Therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God.
#4. And it came to pass, as the angels were gone away from them into heaven, the shepherds said one to another, Let us now go even unto Bethlehem, and see this thing which is come to pass, which the Lord hath made known unto us.
#5. And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth.
#6. For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
#7. Every good gift and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.
#8. Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout aloud, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; righteous and having salvation is he, humble and mounted on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey.
#9. Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
#10. When the angels went away from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go over to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has made known to us. “And they went with haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby lying in the manger.”
#11. But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been of old, from everlasting.
#12. There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit.
#13. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
#14. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
#15. For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Write one of these meaningful Bible verses in the Christmas card and make it memorable for the one who gets it.