gold, frankincense, and myrrh

gold, frankincense, and myrrh

given to the infant Jesus by the three Wise Men. [N.T.: Matthew 2:1–11]
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Then they opened their treasure chests and gave him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
Two millennia on and while we know the story of the nativity and the three wise men bringing gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh, it appears we're a bit lacking on the knowledge side about what two of these gifts were (gold getting a tick mark every time of course).
The custom of giving gifts during the winter began long before the Three Wise Men brought the gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh to the baby Jesus.
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The Wise Men from the East, the legend goes, followed a star to bring their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
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