One of the Wise Men is about to have an Epiphany

I confess that I have often wished there was a cartoon depicting magi bringing gold, Frankenstein, and myrrh. And so I am glad that Facebook brought this my way! [Read more…]

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Trei Crai

A Romanian Christmas carol, “Three Kings,” performed by the Bucharest Madrigal Choir. [Read more…]

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Christmas Spoiler

From a “Rationalist Christmas Card” HT Hemant Mehta   [Read more…]

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Who Got Invited?

David Hayward has created and shared a cartoon that illustrates a central message in both nativity stories in the New Testament. Those who were “invited” to the birth or infancy of Jesus were the marginalized, the excluded. Somehow the powerful and dominant have managed to co-opt these stories and treat them as their own, seemingly [Read More…]

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This is Not the Child You are Looking For

Here’s a Star Wars Christmas mash-up image I made last year… [Read more…]

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It’s Not Just the Kids

Episcopal Church Memes shared this cartoon on Facebook. It is from Rev. Jay Sidebotham's St. Swithin's cartoon series. We can all chuckle at the way new technological and other assumptions change the perception of the Christmas story. But the proposal of the vicar in the cartoon – to go back to the King James Version [Read More…]

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Three Wise Women

Via my wife   [Read more…]

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The Reason You Never Hear About The Fourth Wise Man

Gary Larson has the ending to the fourth wise man’s tale. And Jeff Stahler has a different version of what the third wise man brought. Hope you get gifts you like this holiday! [Read more…]

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Stormtroopers vs. Baby Jesus

The stormtroopers are hot on the heels of the Magi, and send their human conscripts to Bethlehem to try to kill the child. But even though Luke Skywalker gets there too late, Mary, Joseph and the baby Jesus have escaped to safety… [Read more…]

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Bethlehemian Rhapsody

HT Mark Goodacre I don’t think that even those who take exception at some elements of the theology in the lyrics will dispute that this is AWESOME! [Read more…]

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This is Not the Child You are Looking For

Another Star Wars Christmas mash-up that I made. Feel free to use it for Christmas cards, if you are so inclined! [Read more…]

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