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  • Elizabeth Cember
    From: Sara L Uckelman ... Do Protestants also celebrate 12th Night? That I did not know. -Aryanhwy I was raised Methodist, and we always
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 2, 2007
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      From: Sara L Uckelman <liana@...>













      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.



      -Aryanhwy



      I was raised Methodist, and we always did 12th Night, it was when we'd get whatever the main present of the year was. Like bikes and things.

      Elspeth












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    • Labhaoise O'Beachain
      Polish Catholics do(celebrate)... I don t think they re considered Protestants although Episcopalians are.... It s also called Three Kings Day by some, and
      Message 2 of 2 , Nov 2, 2007
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        Polish Catholics do(celebrate)... I don't think they're considered
        Protestants although Episcopalians are....

        It's also called Three Kings Day by some, and there's a cake....
        Labhaoise

        --- In scanewcomers@yahoogroups.com, Elizabeth Cember
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        > From: Sara L Uckelman <liana@...>
        > Do Protestants also celebrate 12th Night? That I did not know.
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        > -Aryanhwy
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        > I was raised Methodist, and we always did 12th Night, it was when
        we'd get whatever the main present of the year was. Like bikes and
        things.
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