Updated: Jan 5
The word Epiphany comes from the Greek ἐπιφάνεια (epiphaneia) meaning to make manifest, to show forth, to appear.
The Magi traveled many miles and overcame several obstacles, to reach the stable in Bethlehem where the Child Jesus lay in a stable's manger.
These 3 Kings are associated with the appearance of The Holy Spirit at Jesus' baptism, and the voice of God making manifest the identity of Jesus as His only begotten Son.
Christ Yeshua was the only person sired by The Holy Spirit!
We must all learn from the example of The Magi.
They followed the leading of a spectacular star, then knelt down in humble worship when the discovered "The King of Kings!"
Praise and worship are the best responses to the wonder of God becoming incarnate in an innocent little baby.