Gold Frankincense and Myrrh
What is so special about Gold Frankincense and Myrrh? The properties of these essential oils affect the body in such diverse and balancing way that the combination of the herbs seems almost divinely orchestrated. Most all know that Gold Frankincense and Myrrh are spoken of in the Bible as the greatly revered gift from the wise men. However until now I don’t think we fully realized how wise the wise men really were. It just took us a couple of thousand years to catch up.
gold has been used medically for the treatment of arthritis. Gold is almost identical to mercury in its atomic structure. In fact mercury and gold are right next to each other in the periodic table. What this means is that mercury and gold look almost identical in their structure. Mercury, however is very toxic to the human body. It has been linked to arthritis, Alzheimer, Parkinson’s, candidiasis, and cancer to name a few. Gold has been used for many years by medical doctors in thetreatment of arthritis. One theory is that gold, looking so identical to mercury, stimulates the bodies defenses and detoxification mechanism for mercury and actually causes the body to kick out the toxin. Mercury is found is silver (amalgam) fillings as well as many other sources.
Frankincense is anti-tumoral, immune stimulant and emotionally uplifting. Frankincense is an essential oil known to be anti-tumoral and an immune system stimulant. Frankincense is reported to be able to cross the blood brain barrier and therefore have effects on the upper level brain function. Frankincense acts upon the pineal gland in the epithalamus region of the brain. In specific Frankincense acts upon the pineal gland which has been called the seat of the soul or the emotions. These herbal
chemical constituents enter the hormone cascade and aid the body in producing its own natural healthy hormones. In this way frankincense aids the body in producing the hormones it needs. (Estrogen, Progesterone, Thyroid, etc) The abilities of frankincense have become so evident that European medical research is being done to study its hormonal effects. The hormonal effects also include being a mood elevating herb used as an anti depressant. Remember the pineal gland in the brain is the center of the emotions. We know much disease as well as cancer has emotional components. Frankincense helps us address this emotional component of disease by uplifting the soul mind and emotions) and there by stimulating the immune system. What drug do you know that actually helps fight the emotional component of disease while addressing the cause?Frankincense also contains limonene, a chemical which is known to lowerblood pressure and thin the blood creating better circulation.
Myrrh has one of the highest levels of a chemical component called
sesqueterpines. Sesqueterpines are a powerful antimicrobial compound.
Sesqueterpines are reported to kill candida and other microbes such as
parasites and fungus. Many current theories on cancer link prostate disordersas well as breast cancer to candida/fungus and parasites. Myrrh is also cited as supporting the immune system and having anti inflammatory properties. Myrrh is described by the essential oils desk reference as being hormone-like.
Frankincense and Myrrh in scripture
Myrrh is spoken of in the Bible many times in the context of
hormones and purification in the following scriptures:
Esther 2:12, Proverbs 7:17, Psalms 3:6, and again in 4:6.