Daily Archives: 24 Dec 2011
Good workers are harder and harder to find. Just like people with ethics.
Two words- bloody pagans. In the last few days, I’d been hearing something counterintuitive from D.C. area pastors: Some churches were canceling services this Sunday, in honor of Christmas. Yes, that’s right. Because so many people — parishioners and church … Continue reading
There’s an essay on the potty mouthed Luther titled German Hercules: The Impact of Scatology on the Image of Martin Luther as a Man, 1483-1546, by Danielle Mead Skjelver that’s the perfect Christmas Eve diversion from everything Christmas-ish (should you … Continue reading
Da bist du, Gott gerade auf die Welt gekommen die Engel sind wieder gen Himmel die heilige Nacht schon fortgeschritten. Doch du bist da in der Krippe, in Windeln gar ich kann es kaum glauben muss dich anschauen bei Tageslicht … Continue reading
Nicely sung by Mariah Carey (though the introductory commercial-ette is a tad annoying) –
Ha’aretz says Thousands of pilgrims, tourists and local Christians gathered in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem on Saturday to begin Christmas Eve celebrations in the traditional birthplace of Jesus. Visitors gathered near the 50-foot (15-meter) Christmas tree … Continue reading