Saturday, December 25, 2010

Happy Christmas!

Every blessing for Christmas and the New Year to everyone!

6 comments:

  1. This song was sung after the homily this Christmas at Midnight Mass at my parish. I had not heard it before. Makes you kind of wonder what Mary did know or imagine.

    Happy Christmas (and a Merry one as well!)

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  2. Give my love to the fluffy ones - I hope they had a good Christmas too! Mine have been enjoying their little catnip cushions with bells on ;-)

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  3. I'm reciting John 1 these days. I hate it when they skip that reading on Christmas morning. What a missed opportunity!

    (Word verification: waste !!!)

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  4. Quite, Shannon - John 1's nearly my favourite passage of Scripture anyway. I'm pleased to say I heard it twice - at Midnight and again on Christmas morning! We need to remember just who it was who was born in that stable...

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  5. Blessings, peace and joy to you during this Christmas season, Mike, and to your readers.

    We sang this song on Christmas Eve at our parish too! I don't know if you've ever heard Kathy Mattea's version (it's the first version I ever heard, years ago) but it still gives me the chills! So beautiful.

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  6. That is beautiful, Gabrielle! I hadn't heard her version before - just found it on YouTube - I love the way she brings out the awe, the real sense of the numinous. Chills indeed!

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