The Other Epiphany

And the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form, like a dove; and a voice came from heaven, “You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.” Luke 3:22 ESV Besides the Orthodox tradition that January 6th is the day the wise men arrived in Bethlehem, the word “Epiphany, as dictionary.com defines it is “a sudden,…

Epiphany

Every year In Tarpon Springs Florida on January 6th there is a great celebration of the Day of Epiphany. This day which also marks the day the Magi arrived in Bethlehem with their gifts,  commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the river Jordan. In Tarpon Springs it is best known as the day of the “Cross…