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Biblical Magi

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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 ...

Three Wise Men: What were their names? | Bibleinfo.com

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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 :3.

The Three Wise Men - Infoplease

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What were the names of the Three Kings (or Three Wise Men), and the gifts that ... According to Matthew 2:1-12, "wise men" came from the East to visit Jesus, ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Magi - New Advent

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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 .

What does the Bible say about the three wise men (Magi)?

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However, the Bible does not say there were only three wise men. ... Tradition says that there were three and that their names were Gaspar, ... Also, the magi may have been aware of the prophecy of Balaam (who was from ... So, the magi were men who 1) read and believed God's Word, 2) sought Jesus, 3) recognized the ...

3. The Visit Of The Wise Men (Matthew 2:1-12) | Bible.org

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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 ...

Epiphany and the Magi - Medieval Christmas History

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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 ...

Concerning The Magi And Their Names

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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 .... which names the Three Kings as "Hormizdah king of Persia, Yazdegerd King of ...

Magi - 3 Kings - Wisemen - Were the Wise Men who Visited Jesus in ...

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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 were ...

Why Did the Wise Men Bring Gifts to Jesus? - Life, Hope & Truth

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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 ...

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Was One Of The Three Wise Men, Balthasar, Really A Black Man ...

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Jul 29, 2011 ... ... were three “wise men,” their names were Melchior, Caspar and Balthasar, ... The East could have been Babylonia or Persia, although later ...

All About the Wise Men -- The History of The Christmas Story ...

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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 ...

We Three Kings | Answers in Genesis

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Dec 14, 2010 ... Nativity displays often have three wise men. What does the ... We Three Kings. Clearing ... Some have even gone so far as to name these guys.