Christmas Wisdom Notes: Part III

Was Christmas the first original secular holiday?

By Art Dewey | 12.23.2018

We’re going into the archives for a few thoughts on Advent and Christmas. You can find the previous two takes here and here.

In the last installment of this look back, author Art Dewey suggests Christmas is actually our most secular holiday — but that shouldn’t keep it from recognizing the new life that springs forth even in spite of the trappings.

Wisdom Notes: Part III

(To purchase the full “Wisdom Notes” book of reflections, click here.)

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