Sometimes you’re reading an old Church Father or something along those lines when you suddenly feel the need to stop in your tracks because you hit a quote like this one from St. Athanasius: For the Son of God became man so that we might become god. If you’re not from an Eastern tradition of … Continue reading "Theosis: Does Christmas Make Men Gods?"
The title here is as descriptive as they get. I basically have a bunch of random thoughts about Christmas. I could write them all as separate posts and try to elaborate and go into loads of detail, but why do that when it’s almost Christmas and you have people to see, presents to wrap, and plans to … Continue reading "Assorted Thoughts on Christmas"
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God He was with God in the beginning All things were created through Him, and apart from Him not one thing was created that has been created Life was in Him, and that life was the light of men … Continue reading "The Miracle of Christmas, From the Bible"
This is my absolute favorite Christmas song. The first part with Silent Night/Away in a Manger is good, but I really love I Celebrate The Day because I completely identify with it. Pay close attention to the lyrics and see if you do, too. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIIEA6wvNlw] Here is where You’re finding me In the exact same place as … Continue reading "My Favorite Christmas Song"