Objective:  The birth of Christ was marked by many signs, great and small. One such sign was the visit of the Biblical Magi, three wise men, possibly kings, who came from the East bearing gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. 

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Course curriculum

  • 01

    Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh

    • Introduction

    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers

    • Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE

    • Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - VIDEO

    • Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - QUIZ


Instructor Bio:

Professor Marshall Connolly has spent his life in service to God and the Church as an educator and writer. He is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned bachelor's degrees in English and History, as well as a teaching credential. He has completed additional studies at Whitman College, and the University of San Diego. His interests include science and apologetics and he writes on both subjects for Catholic Online (catholic.org), the World's Catholic Library.

He serves as the first Director of Education for Catholic Online School.

Professor Marshall Connolly

Director of Education