== History ==
Historians agree that Jesus Christ was born <ref>The [[Nativity]] of Christ is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox church [[December 25]] (New Calendar) and [[ ]] (Old Calendar).</ref> in Bethlehem to [[Theotokos|Mariam]]<ref> Mariam, the Virgin [[Theotokos]], was the daughter of [[
Ioachim]] and [[Anna]], who were descendants of King [[ Righteous David|David]].</ref> nine months after the [[Annunciation]]. The timing of His birth has been dated between 749 and 754 from the foundation of the city of Rome<ref>The accepted chronology AD (Anno Domini) begins from the year 754, from the foundation of Rome.</ref> .
What is known about the events of Jesus Christ's life, miracles and conversations are documented by the four books of the [[Gospels]]<ref> The four Evangelists [[Matthew]], [[Mark]], [[Luke]] and [[John]].</ref>
The greatest events are celebrated liturgically as [[Great Feasts]] by the Orthodox church and others, such as various miracles, are also included throughout the Liturgical year: