Three Oriental Kings Miss The Point

Cathedral Bible Study

Cathedral Bible Study is a weekly talk by Phillip for city workers.

Originally Published:
2nd March 2012

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Bible passage: Matthew 2:1-12

Date: 02/03/2012


		Three Oriental Kings Miss the Point

      Matthew 2:1-12

1	"We Three Kings From Orient Are"
        a	three
	b	kings
	c	the orient
	d	king and God and sacrifice
2	The When, Who, Where, What and Why?
	a	King Herod

	b	magi - wise men
	c	from the east to Jerusalem
	d	"worshipping" the king
	e	but why?
3	The Old Testament
	a	several parallels

		i	Moses
		ii	Balaam 
                iii	Psalms and Isaiah
		iv	Daniel
	b	Micah 
4	Herod's judgement
	a	troubled
	b	right
	c	the Christ