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Big Brother rules on Christmas tree lights

Big Brother rules on Christmas tree lights

Big Brother puts the muscle on Father Christmas.

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Israel: rabbincal authority legalizes Christmas trees

Israel: rabbincal authority legalizes Christmas trees

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A complete history of Christmastide

A complete history of Christmastide

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'Catholic Warrior' attacks atheist shrine in Florida

'Catholic Warrior' attacks atheist shrine in Florida

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Who won the Christmas War?

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Reflection on Christmas: bringing Christ's sacrifice to the world

Reflection on Christmas: bringing Christ's sacrifice to the world

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Another campaign in the War on Christmas

Another campaign in the War on Christmas

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Pope Benedict tells the world not to lose hope

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NORAD scrambles jets to meet Santa Claus

NORAD scrambles jets to meet Santa Claus

America's ever-vigilant air defenses have detected a elf headed from the North Pole to the homes of good girls and boys all over the world. Exclusive!

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How to be a secret Santa

How to be a secret Santa

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No offense taken: Happy Hanukah and Merry Christmas!

No offense taken: Happy Hanukah and Merry Christmas!

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Ignoring Christmas is the new tactic of anti-Christmas grinches

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For Christmas, buy fair-trade gifts

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The Holy Family: Icon of the domestic Church

The Holy Family: Icon of the domestic Church

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Feast of the Holy Innocents

Feast of the Holy Innocents

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Iraq: Next year, Christmas will be a civic holiday in Kirkuk

The city’s governor, Najim al-din Umar Karim, announced the decision. He also said he would urge the central government to make 25 December a national holiday. More than 2,000 faithful take part in Christmas Mass. Muslim religious leaders express their best wishes. The governor urges Christians who ...

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Blessings and Pet Peeves for the New Year

Blessings and Pet Peeves for the New Year

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Christ is Born!  Glorify Him!

Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

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Lead, Kindly light of Bethlehem

Lead, Kindly light of Bethlehem

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Reclaiming the spirit of Christmas with Hispanic customs

Reclaiming the spirit of Christmas with Hispanic customs

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In Christmas Message, Pope Urges Peace In Africa, Asia

In his traditional Christmas Day message, Pope Benedict XVI has urged the faithful to seek a "spiritual union" with the less fortunate around the world.

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At Christmastide, Go to good Saint Joseph!

At Christmastide, Go to good Saint Joseph!

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The Nativity of Christ: Glorify Him!

The Nativity of Christ: Glorify Him!

A Christmas message from Metropolitan Jonah of the Orthodox Church of America.

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Christmas greetings from Birmingham UK

Christmas greetings from Birmingham UK

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India: A Christmas of peace in a year of persecution

In 2011, 170 anti-Christian attacks at the hands of Hindu extremists. Murder, mutilation, destroyed churches, burned Bibles and desecrated graves the most common episodes. The President of the Global Council of Indian Christians: "The crib is the essence of Christmas, and all the houses are small ...

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Who is this Christ?

Who is this Christ?

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Pope Benedict: Revitalizing faith is essential to Church reform

Pope Benedict: Revitalizing faith is essential to Church reform

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Herman Cain's God, Mormonism, and Christmas

Herman Cain's God, Mormonism, and Christmas

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Guatemala: Kids living in garbage dump still believe in Santa Claus

Guatemala: Kids living in garbage dump still believe in Santa Claus

Located on the edge of the Central American city, a garbage dump is home to the poorest of Guatemala City where children scavenge to earn their daily bread.

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Christmas message from Ukrainian Catholic Church: Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

Christmas message from Ukrainian Catholic Church: Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

Christmas is a visible sign of God's love for us.

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Fasting from Facebook for Advent

Fasting from Facebook for Advent

Tradition calls for a period of fasting and reflection in preparation for the Feast of the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas.

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Christmas greetings: Veni O Sapientia!

Christmas greetings: Veni O Sapientia!

Come Wisdom! Come Lord! Come Root of Jesse! Come Key of David! Come Dayspring! Come King of Gentiles! Come Emmauel! Come Virgin Born! For Anglicans, this is a season of hope, and heartbreak.

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Asia: A Christmas of emergencies

Christmas 2011 is marked by economic crisis, unemployment, and anxiety, even among wealthy Chinese millionaires. Post-tsunami Japan, Post-earthquake Indonesia and Turkey, Post-flood Vietnam, Thailand and Laos show that there is also an ecological emergency. In all these situations the Churches of ...

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How to throw a Christmas party

How to throw a Christmas party

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Christmas is about re-birth

Christmas is about re-birth

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The Two Comings of Christ: without one, you can't have the other

The Two Comings of Christ: without one, you can't have the other

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Pope Benedict wants peace, love and understanding for Christmas

Pope Benedict wants peace, love and understanding for Christmas

Using an electronic Android table, Pope Benedict lit the largest Christmas tree in the world.

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Christmas is for everyone, even the unborn

Christmas is for everyone, even the unborn

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Wonderful 'White Christmas' goes from film to stage

Wonderful 'White Christmas' goes from film to stage

Playing at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Milburn NJ, White Christmas not only reprises the iconic 1954 film, but improves upon it.

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Preparing for Christmas: St Philip's Fast

Preparing for Christmas: St Philip's Fast

The Phillipian Fast has an ancient heritage in the Church, dating back to at least 380 and the Council of Saragossa.

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