Luke provides the most detailed account of the conception and birth of Jesus in his Gospel. Starting with the conception of John the Baptist, his Gospel provides Christians with a deep understanding of the events surrounding the holiday we call Christmas.
These few verses are loaded with details so that you can trust the Gospel writer researched the facts and reported them correctly as the Holy Spirit directed. These were not idle tales, but a faithful recounting of the conception of Christ written so that you can believe. There are also several wonderful lessons to be learned, including how the Word of God and faith work together to accomplish the impossible.