Saturday, December 11, 2010

May Christmas Remind Us of the Gifts of Human Life

by Susan Willis | Washington, DC | | 12/10/10 4:54 PM

I never tire of hearing Christmas carols – even if they’re being piped into stores and malls just to encourage shopping excesses.

But hearing Christmas tunes recently got me thinking: the decorating frenzy of Christmas trees, lights, garlands, poinsettia plants, and Santa Claus statuary often seems devoid of Christian meaning.

What exactly is being celebrated with all the music, décor, and festivity of the season? Read more

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