Category: Christmas

Christmas Prayer of Hope

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Happy Birthday Jesus!

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Southern Cross Christmas Wishes

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United After 26 Years in Town of Jesus’ Birth

The Christians of the Holy Land have spread all over the world in search of better opportunities. JUDITH SUDILOVSKY spent time with a family that was reunited for the first time in 26 years.

Share the Fare!

The traditional turkey roast dinner seems to be synonymous with Christmas, at least in Britain, and I’ve certainly had my fair share of cooking them.

Jesus, the Infant God-Man

By the late  Mgr Jan Jaworski – During the silent and holy night, Jesus Christ, the infant God-man, comes into this world. Stillness reigns, nearby Bethlehem is asleep. Only the starry firmament gleams with “God’s brilliance”...

Nativity Scenes Bring Joy to Hardened Hearts

The Nativity scene in St Peter’s Square is not getting rave reviews: The backdrop does not look like a stable and the characters in need — hungry, naked, dead, imprisoned – don’t exactly evoke a silent night when all was cozy, calm and bright.