“And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judaea, unto the city of David, which is called Bethlehem; [because he was of the house and lineage of David:] To be taxed with Mary his espoused wife, being great with child.”
SONG: When Joseph Went To Bethlehem – Verse 1
“When Joseph went to Bethlehem
I think he took great care to place his tools and close his shop and leave no shavings there.
He urged the donkey forward then, with Mary on its back,
And carried bread and goat cheese in a little linen sack.”