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Frankincense
By Jeff Westover

They came from distant lands, these kings and wanderers following a star -- also known as the Magi or Wisemen. With them they packed precious gifts fit for a King: gold, myrrh and frankincense. We know what gold is and we know that myrrh was considered then to be an ointment of great value in the lands of the desert. But what is frankincense?

Frankincense is the sap of the Frankincense tree, found these days in the lands of Arabia, Ethiopia, Somalia and India. It is... [Read More]
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Feast of Fools
By Brenna Hall



The Feast of Fools was a big celebration that started in the middle ages.

It was a day when the classes switched places, put aside all of their Christian values and played tricks. Some of the behavior people participated in was cross-dressing, gambling on the church altars, singing rude songs and drunkenness. Higher up classes such as knights, lords, ladies, etc. did the tasks of villagers and the villagers were able to order them around.

They would also cho... [Read More]
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