Was That the Star of Bethlehem We Saw Last Night?

Dwight Longenecker
11 min readDec 22, 2020

This is an excerpt from my book The Mystery of the Magi.

The wonderful Star of Bethlehem is one of the most enduring and endearing parts of the Christmas magi story. Carols and cards and Christmas storybooks all promote the magical mystery star that moved through the night sky, leading the wise men on an arduous journey across the desert to the humble birthplace of Jesus Christ…

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Dwight Longenecker

Catholic priest, author and speaker. Read his blog, browse his books and be in touch at dwightlongenecker.com