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  • Susan Farmer
    Nov 2, 2007
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      --- In scanewcomers@yahoogroups.com, Sara L Uckelman <liana@...> wrote:
      >
      > Quoth "Labhaoise O'Beachain":
      > > > Historically, 12th Night was a major celebration in the Catholic
      > > > festival calendar; it's the 12th night after Christmas (the
      > > > intervening days being the 12 Days of Christmas, as in the song),
      > > > and traditionally the day that the three wise men came to visit
      > > > Jesus. You can read more about the history of the holiday at
      > > > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twelfth_Night_%28holiday%29
      > >
      > > Psst, that is small C, catholic not large.....
      >
      > Do Protestants also celebrate 12th Night? That I did not know.
      >

      IMO it's Catholic (large C) -- Baptists don't do 12th night. Of
      course, we don't do Lent or Advent either.

      jerusha
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