and everyone went to his own town to be registered.
So Joseph set out from the town of Nazareth in Galilee and travelled up to Judea, to the town of David called Bethlehem, since he was of David's house and line, in order to be registered together with Mary, his bethrothed, who was with child.
the time came for her to have her child,
and she gave birth to her firstborn son.
She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger,
because there was no room for them in the inn.
Courtesy of Vivian & Jack Hennessey.
Agus chuaigh cách chun a gcláraithe, gach aon duine go dtí a chathair féin.
Agus chuaigh Iósaef freisin suas ón nGailíl, ó chathair Nazarat, go hIúdáia, go dtí cathair Dháiví ar a nglaotar Beithil, de bhrí gur de theaghlach agus de threabhchas Dháiví é féin, chun a chláraithe mar aon le Muire, a bhean chéile, a bhí ag iompar clainne.
Agus tharla, le linn dóibh bheith ann, gur tháinig a hionú,
agus rug sí a céadghin mic,
agus chuir i gcrios ceangail é, agus shín i mainséar é, de bhrí nach
raibh slí dóibh san ósta.
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