James Tissot, the Magi Journeying c 1890 Epiphany It might have been just someone else’s story, Some chosen people get a special king. We leave them to their own peculiar glory, We don’t belong, it doesn’t mean a thing. But when these three arrive they bring us with them, Gentiles like us, their wisdom might … Continue reading FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY

EPIPHANY: a poem by four wise men

This poem was written on the occasion of a pilgrimage to Bethlehem by His Eminence Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, The  Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, The moderator of the Free Churches, David Coffey, and The Armenian patriarch of Great Britain, Bishop Nathan Hovhannisian in Advent 2006. Epiphany 2007 Four wise men came from the west … Continue reading EPIPHANY: a poem by four wise men