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Do you believe in Christmas?

The Incarnation, more than any Christian theological concept has continued to baffle me. I am just as much perplexed as awed by the idea of God's marriage to humanity in flesh and blood.  As much as it seems impossible and breaks my head trying to understand, I can't deny that its mystery is one of the most enticing and hope-filled proclamations that I have heard.

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Reflections on Chrismukkah 2016

To my father -- an agnostic, a pacifist, and a humanist -- both Christmas and Chanukah reflected the importance of gathering with loved ones during the coldest, darkest days of winter to create warmth and light. I learned to value the commonalities rather than dwelling on the differences.

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