I know Jesus was born in a manger, but why is that important and what does it mean?

When the child Jesus was born, his mother Mary laid him in a manger (Lk 2:7). The word “manger” comes from the Latin word munducare which means “to eat.” A manger or crib is a wooden or stone feeding trough or food box that holds hay for larger farm animals like cattle, horses, and donkeys. … Continue reading I know Jesus was born in a manger, but why is that important and what does it mean?