The Eighth Day of Christmas

While following the star and traveling to bring their gifts to the Christ Child, each day the Wisemen will have a symbol from the carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas” with them to explain the meaning of each symbol in the carol. Click here for a full description of this series of posts.

On the Eighth Day of Christmas my true love gave to me eight maids a-milking.

The eight maids a-milking were the eight beatitudes.