Tag Archives: Epiphany

Epiphany – Matt 2:12

12 And having received an answer in sleep that they should not return to Herod, they went back another way into their country. Gloss: This warning is given by the Lord Himself; it is none other that now teaches these … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:10-11

10 And seeing the star they rejoiced with exceeding great joy. Pseudo-Chrysostom: They rejoiced, because their hopes were not falsified but confirmed, and because the toil of so great travel had not been undertaken in vain. By the mystery of … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:7-9

7 Then Herod, privately calling the wise men, learned diligently of them the time of the star which appeared to them; 8 And sending them into Bethlehem, said: Go and diligently inquire after the child, and when you have found … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:4-6

4 And assembling together all the chief priests and the scribes of the people, he inquired of them where Christ should be born. Remigius: He calls Him Christ, because he knew that the King of the Jews was anointed. Pseudo-Chrysostom: … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:3

3 And king Herod hearing this, was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. Augustine: As the Magi seek a Redeemer, so Herod fears a successor. If His birth as an infant makes proud kings tremble, what will His tribunal as … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:2

2 . . . For we have seen his star in the east, and are come to adore him. Augustine: The star which the Magi saw, at Christ’s birth according to the flesh, did not rule His fate, but ministered … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Matt 2:1-2

1 When Jesus therefore was born in Bethlehem of Juda, in the days of king Herod, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem. 2 Saying, Where is he that is born king of the Jews? . . … Continue reading

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