three kings day

While Roman Catholic and Protestant Christianity focuses on the story of the Magi, Eastern Christians, like the Greek Orthodox
Epiphany -- which is variously known as Theophany, Three Kings Day and El Dia de los Tres Reyes -- is a Christian celebration of the revelation of the birth of Jesus to the wider world.
Read or listen to T.S. Eliot's poem Journey of the Magi here. Traditionally, Epiphany is observed by blessing the home (recalling
As a struggling young man with a family of two young girls, I quickly learned the cultural and economic values of celebrating Three Kings Day.
Reyes festivities come in different shapes and sizes across the globe from community parades to three-day celebrations at
Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera was among the first people to take a bite from the "Rosca de Reyes," which was placed along tables
The park “launched the Three Kings Day celebration last year as a test” in January 2012, promising results prompted a large
The event will take place January 20 beginning at noon, parading west down Calle Ocho from Fourth Avenue near Brickell into
Because many of us don't celebrate this holiday, the story of the Magi in Matthew 2:1-12 often gets neglected in our Christmas celebrations. But let's take a few minutes today and reconsider this profound story.
The festivities also include something for the kids. Much like on Christmas Day, children receive three presents, one from
For my family, the biggest celebration has always been that of the Día de los Reyes Magos or Epiphany Day. The tradition is for kids -- and adults too -- to write a letter to the Wise Men with their wishes.
Traditionally, Epiphany is observed by blessing the home (recalling the Magi's visit to Jesus' family), blessing water (especially
Yesterday, New Yorkers finally emerged from their blizzard/holiday cocoon and were out and about. Celebrities like Billy
Though Christmas may be fading into memory for much of the western world (save for those lingering credit card bills), many
To prepare for this festival for dreamers, I'm imagining those travelers who dared the darkness for the light of a star, and thinking of those other dreamers who have looked into the darkness, glimpsed the light and followed a star.