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by Henry Van Dyke

Author: Henry Van Dyke
Subcategory: Christian Living
Language: English
Publisher: CruGuru (December 19, 2008)
Pages: 56 pages
Category: Christian Books
Rating: 4.9
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The Other Wise Man is a short novel or long short story by Henry van Dyke. It was initially published in 1895 and has been reprinted many times since then

The Other Wise Man is a short novel or long short story by Henry van Dyke. It was initially published in 1895 and has been reprinted many times since then. It tells about a "fourth" wise man (accepting the tradition that the Magi numbered three), a priest of the Magi named Artaban, one of the Medes from Persia.

As titled, this book contains several of Henry van Dyke's Christmas stories. All of the stories are enjoyable to read, but two stand out. "The Story of the Other Wise Man" is a book that everyone should read, and periodically reread

As titled, this book contains several of Henry van Dyke's Christmas stories. "The Story of the Other Wise Man" is a book that everyone should read, and periodically reread. The overarching message of this book is sacred and enduring. The second story in the book that all should read and periodically reread is "The Christmas Angel". In this pleasant and very short story, Van Dyke expresses why grace comes through love rather than power or knowledge.

Van Dyke tells the reader that he had always loved the tales of the Three Wise Men; one day the story of this . Henry Van Dyke (1852-1933) was a Presbyterian minister, as well as a longtime professor of English literature at Princeton Univ. his alma mater, and for a time a diplomat.

Van Dyke tells the reader that he had always loved the tales of the Three Wise Men; one day the story of this fourth Wise Man came to him "out of the air, perhap. t was a gift. He wrote quite a bit over his long career, in various genres, but this is the work he is best remembered for.

The Story of the Other Wise Man was published in 1895, about the fourth wise man. Van Dyke expands the story of the Biblical Magi from the New Testament. Perfect for Christmas! You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far away to offer their gifts at the manger-cradle in Bethlehem. Do not our own books tell us that this will come to pass, and that men will see the brightness of a great light?" "That is true," said the voice of Abgarus; "every faithful disciple of Zoroaster knows the prophecy of the Avesta, and carries the word in his heart. In that day Sosiosh the Victorious shall arise out of the number of the prophets in the east country.

Henry Van Dyke was a preacher, university professor, diplomat, poet, translator, and author of. .

Henry Van Dyke was a preacher, university professor, diplomat, poet, translator, and author of many inspirational writings. Библиографические данные. Story of the Other Wise Man. Автор.

You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far away to offer their gifts at the manger-cradle in.Dreams, in the palace of the Heart of Man. (Summary written by Henry van Dyke. Genre(s): Non-fiction, House & Home, Religion.

You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far away to offer their gifts at the manger-cradle in Bethlehem.

You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far . But have you ever heard the story of the Other Wise Man, who also saw the star in its rising, and set out to follow it, yet did not arrive with his brethren in the presence of the young child Jesus?

You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far away to offer their gifts at the manger-cradle in Bethlehem  . But have you ever heard the story of the Other Wise Man, who also saw the star in its rising, and set out to follow it, yet did not arrive with his brethren in the presence of the young child Jesus? Of the great desire of this fourth pilgrim, and how it was denied, yet accomplished in the denial; of his many wanderings and the probations of his soul; of the long way of his seeking, and the strange way of his finding, the One whom he sought-I would tell the tale as I have heard fragments of it in the Hall of.

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During the time of the birth of Jesus, a fourth Wise Man, Artaban, sells all his possessions to buy three precious jewels which he hopes to present to the newborn Christ Child. Although he planned to journey with the other three Magi to Bethlehem, he is delayed and fails to rendezvous with them. Artaban spends his whole life searching for the Christ, and in his search he gives away one, then two, and finally all three of his jewels to help others, but in the end his quest is fulfilled in unexpected ways. Although written more than a century ago, this is still a topical Christmas story for young and old that captures the true spirit of Christmas.