Little Christmas

Well today is the real Epiphany, January 6, the day that the Orthodox Church traditionally gives gifts to each other like we do on Christmas Day. Of course, it is the day of the magi, when the wise men come bearing expensive gifts for the Christ Child. I don’t want to repeat what I wrote…… Continue reading Little Christmas

Epiphany

 Tradition has it that the wise men who came to honor the infant Jesus were named Caspar, Balthasar,and Melchior.So we mark every doorway to the outside with their initials plus a sign of the cross and year: 20+C+B+M+14 + They had studied the Hebrew Scriptures and the Messianic prophecies of the Old Testament. Among these they found…… Continue reading Epiphany