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The fourth wise man

by Susan Summers

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Nativity -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Jesus Christ -- Nativity -- Fiction.,
  • Magi -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Magi -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Because he is helping others, a fourth Wise Man delays journeying with the other Magi to see the newborn Jesus, but thirty-three years later he has an unusual opportunity to meet his Savior.

    Edition Notes

    Statementbased on the story by Henry Van Dyke ; retold by Susan Summers ; illustrated by Jackie Morris.
    ContributionsVan Dyke, Henry, 1852-1933., Morris, Jackie, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S9555 Fo 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL668954M
    ISBN 100803723121
    LC Control Number97014771

    There, this fourth wise man learns the recipe from a fellow prisoner, and learns of the existence and meaning of Jesus. Sign up for more information on JHUP Books Subscribe Now. Book 6 ~ Michel: The Fourth Wise Man – Inspirations By Katheryn Michel, much like his Jewish ancestor, Daniel, is an advisor to King Phraattes of the Parthian Empire. He decides to buy the Garden of Eden where the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers meet. It is now completely under .

      The Story of the Other Wise Man, by Henry Van Dyke, was first published in Harper's magazine in , and in book form in It is the fictional story of a fourth wise man, named Artaban. The full text of the story, which is in the public domain, .   There was a fourth wise man There was a fourth wise man We have heard of the Three Wise Men who went to see the Christ-child in Bethlehem, but according to a 19th century story by Henry van Dyke, there was a fourth, writes Marguerite Theophil.

      Henry Van Dyke was a preacher, university professor, diplomat, poet, translator, and author of many inspirational writings. His most famous work is The Story of the Other Wise Man, one of the best loved and most inspiring of all Christmas classics, celebrating its triumphant centennial in /5(19).   The Fourth Wise Man ()TV-PG | 1h 12min | Adventure, Drama, 30 March The story of Artaban, the fourth Magi, who spends his life looking for Jesus his or: Michael Ray RhodesWriters: Tom Fontana, Henry van Dyke (short story)Stars: .


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This book retells a French legend to show there is more to Christmas than anything money can buy. It begins with four wise men atop the tallest city tower.

There they spot a special star and immediately set off to find the great king who has been born. One wise man brings a small box of gold, "the perfect gift to take to a royal baby."4/5(4). Artaban, the fourth wise man, arranges to meet his three scholarly friends, all of whom plan to follow the bright star in the sky that their studies have told them signals the birth of the King of the Jews.

However, he is delayed when he stops to nurse a desperately ill man back to life/5(15). The story of the The Fourth Wise Man tells the tale of Artaban, who just happens to be one of the wise men of the nativity account. Through a series of unforeseen circumstance, he is separated from the other wise men, and ends up on his own journey to find the child who would become the king of the Jews/5.

Artaban, the fourth wise man, arranges to meet his three scholarly friends, all of whom plan to follow the bright star in the sky that their studies have told them signals the birth of the King of the Jews. However, he is delayed when he stops to nurse a desperately ill man back to life.5/5(1).

This book is absolutely beautiful, from the illustrations to the loving story itself. It tells the tale of the fictitious fourth wise man who sells all that he has to seek out the newborn Jesus. He 5/5(1). He wanted to republish his first book The Fourth Wise Man, editing out the sexist language that permeated its pages.

It had been written more than forty years ago, before the feminist movement taught us the importance of inclusive language. I was eager to do this because it is a fine book full of poetic wisdom and humor and it should be shared.

The Story of The Other Wise Man brought to mind the last stanza of a Christmas carol (In the Bleak Midwinter) written by the English poet, Christina Rossetti. In this story, Henry van Dyke imaginatively conjured up the fourth Wise Man (Artaban of Persia) who fervently followed the Star in the East in hopes of/5.

The fourth wiseman has just given away his beautiful blue sapphire and that glorious red ruby, and still hasn’t found the baby Jesus. Let’s see what happens next. The next day he made enquiries in the town about the couple and their baby that Herod was seeking, only to hear that they had fled towards Egypt, several days earlier.

The other wise man’s name was Artaban. He was one of the Magi and he lived in Persia. He was a man of great wealth, great learning, and great faith. With his learned companions he had searched the scriptures as to the time that the Savior should be born.

Starring Martin Sheen, Alan Arkin and Eileen Brennan. Based on Henry Van Dyke's classic 'The Story of the Other Wiseman,' a fictional story set in Biblical. The Fourth Wise Man truly captures the real meaning of Christmas and is sure to be a holiday favorite for all ages.

Susan Summers is a former teacher who shared the story of The Fourth Wise Man with her students for many years, and finally decided to write it down. He then began his journey to Jerusalem, where he had agreed to meet with three other wise men to seek out the new-born King.

The journey was difficult, with many hold-ups. One day he saw a man, clearly very ill, lying on the path, and, as Artaban turned away, the man begged for help. The fourth wise man. [Mary Joslin; Richard Johnson] -- The magi gather gifts on their way to see the newborn Jesus, but the fourth wise man agonizes over what to buy him, until they reach the manger and he realizes that the perfect present is one he.

The Birth of Jesus Christ | Christmas Story for Kids | Animated Children's Bible Stories Holy Tales - Duration: Geethanjali - Cartoons for Kids 4, views. Following a heavenly sign, the pair journey to find the Messiah, carrying with them three precious gifts. For 33 years they pursue Jesus, missing him at every turn.

His gifts used up from helping the needy, Artaban finally encounters Christ on Easter Sunday. 72 minutes. The Fourth Wise Man, DVD () by Martin Sheen/5(9). You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Story of the Other Wise Man Author: Henry Van Dyke Release Date: J [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE.

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Buy a cheap copy of The Fourth Wise Man book by Jackie Morris. Long ago a man named Artaban and three companions observed a new star in the night sky. They knew it signified the birth of a great teacher--someone who would bring Free shipping over $/5(5).

The problem is solved quite by accident when the fourth wise man's special gift is "a little bit of heaven itself." The young astronomer captures the special star's nighttime reflection in a jar of water and offers the glittering gift to the "king of heaven.".The Fourth Wise Man by Susan Summers and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Fourth Wise Man by Summers, Susan - AbeBooks Passion for books.The Fourth Wise Man.

By: Cynthia D. Griffin. We came- the four of us- one bearing gold, one frankincense, one myrrh, and then there was me. They don’t talk about the fourth wise man or what I brought, but why would they? My gift wasn’t of earthly riches.

It wasn’t even a promise of hope.