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Then opening their treasures they offered Him gifts


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THEN OPENING THEIR TREASURES THEY OFFERED HIM GIFTS

Michael Ayles

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THEN OPENING THEIR TREASURES THEY OFFERED HIM GIFTS

Michael Ayles

A consideration of the gifts offered to the infant Jesus by the Wise Men - and a reflection on who they were.

Who were the 'wise men'? How many were there? How close was reality to the Christmas card depiction?

Why did they act as they did? And gold, frankincense and myrrh?

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