The entire city was disturbed by the news.
In fact, those in power immediately started disaster planning when they heard the news.
Then, all boys found in Bethlehem who were under two years old were killed because of the news (Matthew 2:16).
STRENGTH FOR THE JOURNEY
And what we call the good news still causes persecution and death today. Today's power brokers still cringe at the possibility of His coming into their countries.
I can't help but wonder. Do we really want such a divisive Person in our country?