The Fourth Wise Man
Thursday, March 26: The Fourth Wise Man (A Paulist Production) - Based on Henry van Dyke’s classic, The Story of the Other Wise Man, this fictional story set in Biblical times. A Magi named Artaban (Martin Sheen) sees a sign in the heavens that he hopes will lead him to the Messiah. Artaban takes with him three precious gifts to present to the Messiah. For 33 years Artaban pursues Jesus, only to miss Him at every turn. Along the way, Artaban uses his gifts to help people in dire need. He now has nothing to present to the Messiah when he finds Him. The story culminates on Easter Sunday as Artaban, old and dying, finally encounters the new King, bringing peace to his life. A deeply moving experience examining what true faith really means.