Reference

Luke 2:1-2

"The Harvest"
Rev. Scott Turner

Luke 2:1-2

1 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed.

(And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.)

https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Luke%202%3A1-2&version=KJV