• Epiphany

    A major solemnity focusing of the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus celebrates the revelation of Jesus at all humankind. It is celebrated 12 days after Christmas (6 January) but in Australia it is transferred to the Sunday immediately after 1 January.
  • Etymology

    The study of the origin of a word and the historical development of its meaning.
  • Evangelist

    "One who proclaims good news"; more specifically, the four attributed writers of the Gospels: Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
  • Exegesis

    Application of the rules of interpretation to Biblical texts
  • Exodus

    Both the name of the second book of the Old Testament and its greatest defining event, indeed in the whole of Judaism. From the Greek "going out" it is God's intervention to save his Chosen People through the departure of the Israelites from Egypt under Moses and the covenant at Sinai.