Christmas

James Martin, S.J. January 07, 2019
The Wise Men came all that way to hear the good news. I’ll bet there are a lot of people in your life who would like to hear it too.
Some of Egypt's Coptic Christians are deliberating whether they should change the date of their celebration of Christmas to align with the western date of December 25th, as a sign of global Christian unity.
At a midnight Mass at the Church of the Nativity, Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa addressed a packed house of worshippers and dignitaries.
Associated Press December 24, 2018
Palestinian Tourism Minister Rula Maaya says "the whole world is looking toward Bethlehem" and the Palestinians are ready to host them.
A Honduran migrant carries Jired Melendez, 4 years-old, as they try to cross over the U.S. border wall to San Diego, California, from Tijuana, Mexico, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Antonio De Loera-Brust December 24, 2018
If Jesus was born today, where might we find him? I would say Tijuana would be a good place to start looking.
Terrance Klein December 22, 2018
If you find the Christmas tale too good to be true, you are going to have a problem with Willa Cather’s short story, “The Burglar’s Christmas.”