Christmas and Tragedy: Why God Doesn't Stop It
Why? That is the most penetrating question upon all minds after the shooting tragedy in Connecticut. Here the connections between such tragedies and the lessons of Christmas are explored.
Christmas Myths: The Media Attacks the Pope
Pope Benedict releases a new book on the birth of Jesus and the media labels it as an attack on Christmas as the book points out several myths of the holiday. But is the Pope sharing something really new? Or does he have a bigger point?
A proposal from Oslo’s mayor to stop sending an annual Christmas tree to Reykjavik has sparked a furious reaction from Icelanders, many of whom have interpreted the move as a calculated snub. “Fabian Stang, you have insulted an entire nation,” Tomas Frosti Sæmundsson, an Icelander living in Norway, wrote on the website of Norway’s Aftenposten […]
WOW it's been a really long time. I am so sorry I have not been around. It appears I got caught up in life. I hope everyone is doing well on MMC! I have missed my Christmas friends so much. I forgot how wonderful this website is, and how at home I feel every time I come back on, no matter how long I have been gone for.
I'm sending everyone love and hugs and hope we can all catch up together soon!!