December 24, 2019
I see him, but not now; I behold him, but not near. A star will come out of Jacob; a scepter will rise out of Israel… (Numbers 24:17)
– They were very intelligent and yet they were still teachable.
-They were wealthy and, yet, they were spiritually sensitive.
-They were from an advanced culture, but they were still interested in foreign affairs.
-They were mature adults and yet they worshipped a little child.
When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him… (Matthew 2:10-11)