The Fourth Magi
We all know about the three "Magi" who brought gifts to the Baby Jesus in Bethlehem. However, hardly anyone knows the little-told story of Artaban, the Fourth Magi, who never made it to the manger and who never appears in nativity scenes.
Nevertheless, he did embark on the journey with the other kings, bearing precious stones. On the long voyage, guided by the stars, he came across the needy he wanted to help, who diverted him from his final destination, away from the ...