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To show respect and reverence to the child king, those that could afford it, being the Magi, gave the most precious of their possessions, which was gold. They humbled themselves before the child born in Bethleham, giving the best that they had to give.

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Because of his royal nature as king of kings. Because He was a King He was in the lineage of David, therefore a rightful king in earthly terms.

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