This was not just one soul as Mary, one soul as Joseph, one soul as Jesus. These were group soul energies that came into the moment and also all the Angels that were surrounding the space. It was huge! It was powerful! It was massive!
It did trigger fear in those that did not want change. It also triggered hope and love. And those many, many, many people; be it conscious or unconscious, began the process of change.
The Goddess has spoken of this before, that during particularly intense times, there is a group soul at work. Does something particularly resonate with you? Perhaps you were there.