Day: December 3, 2007

Advent in a time of AIDS

Here is another cool on-line Advent calendar. The Ecumenical Advisory Alliance, a worldwide ecumenical network of denominations, church relief agencies and ecumenical organizations, have developed

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Facebook Christmas cards

The Church of England has created free virtual greeting cards which can be sent on with a personalized message to any of the seven million

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Christmas, Christian style

Living in a Benedictine monastery taught me many valuable lessons. One of those was how to celebrate the Nativity of Jesus Christ in a way that does not insult the homeless Child of Bethlehem nor supports the lie that our lives have meaning only in terms of the national economy. The only real excess at Christmas need be the recognition of God’s extravagant love for us.

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