Epiphany, on 6 January, marks the visit of the magi to Bethlehem - the first time that Jesus was revealed to non-Jews. In Spain, children believe that the magi come to give them presents. They put out fruit and nuts for "the magi", who leave behind gifts for well-behaved children and sweets that look like coal for those who have misbehaved.
Spanish girl with chocolate models of the magi
This very day in David's town your Saviour was born - Christ the Lord!"
Angel of the Lord to the shepherds
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