The Magi also referred to as the (Three) Wise Men or (Three) Kings, were, in the
Gospel of .... et Flores, continues the tradition of three kings and their names and
gives additional details. ... I ...
We really don't know the names of the magi because the Bible doesn't tell us. In
fact, the Bible is silent on how many wise men visited Jesus. ... In particular, the
Messianic prophecies of the Old Testament must have claimed their attention ...
The unfounded idea that they were also kings came from the imagery of Isaiah 60
The History behind the Three Kings/Wise Men/Magi in the Christmas Story. After
Jesus ... Legends are told about them and they have been given names. This is ...
The 'wise men from the East' who came to adore Jesus in Bethlehem (Matthew 2)
... This return to Nazareth may have been either before the Magi came to ...
Strabo (XI, ix, 3) says that the Magian priests formed one of the two councils of
the ... of the names, Gaspar, Melchior, and Balthasar; the Martyrology mentions St
However, the Bible does not say there were only three wise men. There could
have been many more. Tradition says that there were three and that their names
Mar 15, 2006 ... We should say at the outset that the tradition that these men were three kings,
and that their names have been preserved for us, has no ...
The names of the magi or three wisemen who visited the Christ child. ... The 3
magi have been described not only as wise men, but also as kings or Persian ...
Wise Men of the East, also called Magi, or Three Kings of the Orient. ... I have
forgetten the name of the chuch but the thing which I still remember that there
For we have seen his star in the East, and have come to worship him. ... Then
Herod summoned the wise men secretly and ascertained from them what time
the star ... or Excerpta et Collectanea apparently continues the tradition of three
The scriptural account surrounding Jesus' birth tells of wise men traveling a great
... This is only one illustration of how Christmas customs have actually distorted
the ... The high priest then told Pilate that Jesus claimed to be a king (Luke 23:2-3
). ... And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting ...