The search for Jesus Print

Sunday 06 January 2019: The Epiphany of the Lord

The Magi visit the Holy Family.  Image courtesy of pixabay.comWe have come from the East to worship the king

...We know little about the Magi. They come from the East and journey to Bethlehem, following an astrological sign, so we believe them to be astrologers. We assume that there were three Magi based upon the naming of their three gifts. The Gospel does not say how many Magi paid homage to Jesus. In Matthew’s Gospel, they represent the Gentiles’ search for a saviour. Because the Magi represent the entire world, they also represent our search for Jesus...

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