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The biblical Magi also referred to as the (Three) Wise Men or (Three) Kings, were , in the Gospel of Matthew and Christian tradition, a group of distinguished ...

www.khouse.org/articles/2003/497

Most of what we associate with the "Magi" is from early church traditions. Most have assumed that there were three of them since they brought three specific gifts.

www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/people-cultures-in-the-bible/jesus-historical-jesus/bible-scholar-brent-landau-asks-%E2%80%9Cwho-were-the-magi%E2%80%9D

Nov 29, 2011 ... A lost Syriac manuscript, the Revelation of the Magi, translated into ... Who were the magi, those gift-bearing wise men from the east who are so ...

www.beliefnet.com/faiths/christianity/2004/12/who-were-the-magi.aspx

Fortunately, other ancient literature helps us to understand who the Magi were. From the Jewish historian Josephus, the Greek historian Herodotus, and the ...

www.christianitytoday.com/history/holidays/christmas/magi-wise-men-or-kings-its-complicated.html

Dec 16, 2016 ... And who were they? Technically speaking, Matthew calls them magi—but what are magi? Are they kings? Wise men? Sorcerers? Astrologers?

www.catholicherald.com/Faith/Your_Faith/Straight_Answers/Straight_Answers__Who_Were_the_Magi_

Dec 1, 2003 ... The Gospel of Matthew mentions the Magi who came from the East to ... Exactly who the magi were though remains somewhat of a mystery.

www.catholiceducation.org/en/controversy/common-misconceptions/we-three-kings-who-were-the-magi.html

The three kings are classic figures in every Nativity set — one king on a camel, one kneeling at the manger and one standing ready to offer his gifts. But who ...

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Dec 14, 2010 ... This article will examine many of the details given in Scripture concerning the magi. Who were they? How did they learn about the King of the ...

www.bibleodyssey.org/en/passages/related-articles/magi

Zoroastrian magi were famous in the ancient world for their skills in interpreting the nighttime sky, so Matthew's enigmatic figures may have been priests who ...