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One of the most important holidays on the Christian calendar, Christmas is also the most controversial. The so-called “Christmas Wars” garner headlines every year for battles over manger scenes and the use of “Merry Christmas” or “Happy Holidays” (and other seasonal greetings). But Christmas is also a time for theological and spiritual reflection on important foundations of the Christian faith, including the Incarnation and the Virgin Birth.

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    It took courage for God to lay aside power and glory and to take his place among human beings.
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    On a memorable London night, the bright and glistening theology of Messiah broke through my jet-lagged consciousness.
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    The year we had no tree, Mother planted within me a seed of discontent with all cultural displays of religion.
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