Christmas

Wednesday, December 1, 2004 - 00:00

Though we are now exchanging our "Merry Christmas" greetings, and carols fill the air telling us "tis the season to be jolly," Christmas provides something far greater than merriment, joviality, or an easy joy. Christmas points the way to something...

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Saturday, December 25, 1999 - 00:00

Incarnation is God's shocking insistence that flesh and blood like ours be the medium of God's Word.   No abstraction, no lofty vision, no finely wrought dogma, no sacred tradition can mollify the shock of this truth: As one of us The Word comes...

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Saturday, December 25, 1999 - 00:00

We move along, through days and years, trying to be faithful. Yet, for all our prayers, our pondering of scripture and our participation in the sacraments and life of the church, in our hearts there is often a still small voice of accusation which...