About St. Andrew’s Prescott
Sundays at 11:00 am
425 Centre Street at Dibble St. W, Prescott ON
Epiphany is celebrated/ observed on Saturday January 6th, 2018. January 6 celebrates the Epiphany Christian holiday. It is also known as Three Kings’ Day to remember the three wise men who visited Jesus as a baby. It is not a U.S. federal holiday, although it is a public holiday in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The Symbolic Gifts
GOLD: The royal metal; signifies Jesus’ Kingship (hence, the gift for a king).
FRANKINCENSE: Symbol of prayer; signifies Jesus as the High Priest / Mediator between God and man (hence, the gift for a priest).
MYRRH: A burial ointment; meaning that Jesus had to die for the salvation of all (hence, gift for one who would die).