'Wise Men' Tagged Posts

'Wise Men' Tagged Posts

A FEW WORDS ABOUT THE WISE MEN

Isaiah foretold it.  “Nations will walk to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn” (Isaiah 60:1-3  EHV).  The first example of this, as we edge toward the Epiphany season, is found not in the Gospel of Luke from which our Christmas themes are taken this year.  Rather, it is in the Gospel of Matthew that we learn about the Wise Men. The Wise Men arrive in Jerusalem asking:  “Where is He who has been born King of…

SOMETHING TO WARM US UP

January is what it is in Wisconsin…generally cold and dark.  Even those of us who cherish the change of seasons are eager to see the days grow warmer and longer. Here in the cold and dark of winter we mark the ancient and time-honored season of Epiphany.  There is something in this season of Epiphany that warms us up and brightens our gloomy hearts. The word “epiphany” means to show forth, to be revealed.  Christ is shown forth to the…

A FEW WORDS ABOUT THE WISE MEN

Isaiah foretold it.  “Nations will come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn.” The first example of this, as we edge toward the Epiphany season, is found not in the Gospel of Luke which we are currently studying.  It is rather in the Gospel of Matthew that we learn about the Wise Men. The Wise Men, or Magi, arrive in Jerusalem asking:  “Where is He that is born King of the Jews?  For we have seen…