Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh EGP Blog post from December 24, 2012

Matthew 2:11 () “After coming into the house they saw the Child with Mary His mother; and they fell to the ground and worshiped Him. Then, opening their treasures, they presented to Him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.”

Melchior: “Gold for the King of Kings.”
Balthasar: “Frankincense for the Priest of Priests.”
Gaspar: “Myrrh for the One who must sacrifice.”

Isaiah 60:6 () “A multitude of camels will cover you, The young camels of Midian and Ephah; All those from Sheba will come; They will bring gold and frankincense, And will bear good news of the praises of the Lord.”