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The Magi and Herod

August 31, 2 BC - New Moon - 7th Month -  Magi started their travel to Jerusalem

                        - One Lunar Year after the birth of Jesus

November 29, 2 BC - New Moon Kislev 1

December 21, 2BC - The Magi travelled 4 X 4 X 7 = 112 days and arrived at Jerusalem

Rev 12:1 - ..a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and

December 23, 2BC - Start Hanukkah Kislev 25 - Winter Solstice - Magi at Herod’s Palace

Matthew 2:2 - Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.

December 25, 2BC - The Magi visited Jesus in their house

Matthew 2:13 - And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt


December 26, 2BC - Joseph, Mary and Jesus escape to Egypt - No Moon

December 28, 2BC - Tevet 1 - Ninos Inocentes - The Massacre of the Children

Matthew 2:16 - Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently enquired of the wise men.

January 6, 1BC - The Magi made their escape from Israel - Feast of the Three Kings

January 9, 1BC - Herod killed Matthias before Lunar Eclipse

+ 4 Sabbaths

February 6, 1 BC - Herod died 40 days after Ninos Inocentes Full Moon

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