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They had to go to a census, and for the census, you had to go to the town of your birth. Since Mary and Joseph were married, instead of Mary going to her hometown, she went with Joseph to his.

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They stayed at Nazareth, and Joseph was a carpenter by trade.


Joseph and Mary were the parents of Jesus of Nazareth.


It is not mentioned in the bible or in a fact what Joseph and Mary ate on their way to Nazareth.


Joseph was a carpenter in the town of Nazareth. And Mary was a housewife.


Mary lived in Nazareth at the time of the Annunciation and was engaged to Joseph at the time so we must assume that he also lived there. After Joseph and Mary, with the infant, Jesus, returned from Egypt. They lived in Nazareth.Joseph lived in Nazareth


Mary and Joseph lived in the town of Nazareth.


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As there was no place in the inn, Mary and Joseph stayed in the manger, but if you are asking where they stayed later, it is in Nazareth.


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Matthew's Gospel indicates that Mary and Joseph were from Bethlehem in Judea. While returning from Egypt, they were warned in a dream to turn aside and go to Nazareth in Galilee, instead. Luke's Gospel says that Mary and Joseph were from Nazareth in Galilee. They travelled to Bethlehem for a census, then returned to Nazareth.


Joseph, Mary, and Jesus lived in Nazareth, which was in Galilee, which was in the northern part of Israel.



In Luke's Gospel, Mary and Joseph lived in Nazareth. The Gospel does not say so, but it is always assumed that they had a house in Nazareth. In Matthew's Gospel, Mary and Joseph appear to have lived in Bethlehem. The house in which the magi found Jesus was no doubt their home.


Finally Mary and Joseph settled in the small village called Nazareth., after their return from Egypt.



In Bethlehem, Egypt, & finally in Nazareth.


they lived ind Nazareth for most of their lives.


She married Joseph of Nazareth.


Mary and Joseph lived in Nazareth. The angel came to Mary in Nazareth. After Jesus was born in Bethlehem and went to Egypt for a short stay, the family returned to Nazareth. Joseph was a carpenter in Nazareth and taught Jesus to be a carpenter which trade he plied in Nazareth. During Jesus' ministry He went to Nazareth and preached in the Synagogue, but the people knowing Jesus most of His life could not believe He was the chosen Messiah.


This was Joseph of Nazareth, a carpenter, who married Jesus' mother Mary after her conception with Jesus.


AnswerIn Luke's Gospel, Joseph and Mary came from the city of Nazareth to go to Bethlehem.In Matthew's Gospel, Bethlehem seems to have already been the home town of Joseph and Mary. In this gospel, they came from nowhere, and only emigrated to Nazareth some years later, after their sojourn in Egypt.


Mary and Joseph journeyed to Bethlehem from Nazareth (in the north - in the region of Galilee) when Mary was pregnant. Jesus was then born in Bethlehem. The family settled there for two years or more and then returned to nazareth where Jesus grew up. The only other record we have of his childhood was when Mary and Joseph took him on a visit to Jerusalem (NOT Bethlehem) when he was 12 years old.


He traveled from Nazareth to Bethlehem with Mary, where Jesus was born. From Bethlehem he took his family to Egypt. From Egypt they returned to Nazareth.


People in Israel in the time of Jesus did not have last names. They were often called by the name of the town they were from, such as "Jesus of Nazareth" meaning that Jesus was living in Nazareth. Mary and Joseph, Jesus' mother and "foster" father (God was His real father), would probably have been known as something like "Mary of Nazareth" and "Joseph of Nazareth" or something similar.


A:Matthew's Gospel clearly says that Bethlehem was the hometown of Mary and Joseph. When they began the return journey from Egypt after the death of Herod, it was to return to Bethlehem but Joseph was warned in a dream and they instead travelled to Nazareth in Galilee. Luke's Gospel clearly says that Nazareth was the hometown of Mary and Joseph. When Jesus was about to be born, they travelled to Bethlehem in Judea for a census. A few days after the birth of Jesus, they returned to their hometown of Nazareth.



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