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Nativity
December 28, 2020
Mary Pezzulo watched her share of Christmas dreck when she was a child. Most were harmless cheesy fun, but she didn't like the Little Drummer Boy.
December 08, 2017
Bishop Vecchi said that, while the inclusion of a boat might be justified, the crib was an essential sign of Jesus' humbling Himself
December 22, 2016
In the birthplace of Christianity, the different calendars used by churches mean that Christmas comes more than once a year
December 21, 2016
A 300-pound metal sculpture of a satanic pentagram in Florida was vandalised
December 12, 2016
The spire from the St Benedict Basilica in Norcia, along with some rubble, has been placed next to the life-sized nativity scene
November 11, 2016
The boat 'represents tradition' as well as the reality of migrants crossing the Mediterranean
January 06, 2016
Francis made a surprise visit to the place where St Francis of Assisi created the world's first Nativity scene
December 22, 2015
Our Christmas can never be based on past memories alone. It must be for us, in our own day, a present work of the Holy Spirit
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