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Monday, January 4, 2016
12 Day of Christmas
Day 11: Eleven pipers piping
Representing: The eleven faithful disciples
"And He appointed the twelve: Simon (to whom He gave the name Peter), and James, the son of Zebedee, and John the brother of James (to them He gave the names of Beaneries, which means, 'Sons of Thunder'); and Andrew, and Philip, and Bartholomew, and Matthew, and Thomas, and James the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddeus, and Simon the Zealot; and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Him" (Mk. 3: 16-19).