Wednesday, March 15, 2006

From the mouths of babes

My daughter asked me a question I have been thinking about: What did Jesus/Jesus' parent(s) do with the gifts from the wise men? Any thoughts? She said she figured it out ...

2 comments:

Alan S. Bandy said...

My wife and I were just talking about that last Friday night. Since they were so poor (as indicated by the dove offering), it is possible that they used the gifts to finance their trip to Egypt. It is quite fascinating that the gifts are never mentioned agin in the Gospels. Mary could have stored them away and used them for his burial.

dacroteau said...

Most impressive! You got two of the three "traditional" answers!