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Christmas Roundup: The Polar Express, the Magi in art, the historical “Santa,” and more

“Jesus, Jacob, and The Polar Express” by Greg Lucas: This dad reflects on his twenty-year-old autistic son’s emotional experience of Santa and wonders whether maybe the eager anticipation he feels waiting for Santa, and then the pure joy of finally … Continue reading

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“Rejoice with Exceeding Great Joy”: A Song for Epiphany

Tomorrow (January 6) is the twelfth and final day of Christmas, the day on which the Western church commemorates the visit of the Magi to the baby Jesus. Here’s a song to pump you up for the celebration! It’s written … Continue reading

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