Mystical Aspects of the Mystery of Christmas, My Conversion to Rome, and More Great Links!

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Mystical Aspects of the Mystery of Christmas – Saint Francis De Sales at Tan Direction Blog +1

My Conversion to Rome – Christian B. Wagner at Militant Thomist +1

Why Was Jesus Born? Here Are Twelve Reasons - Stephen Beale at Catholic Exchange

Sleep, My Child, and Peace Attend Thee – Guy McClung, Ph.D., J.D., at Catholic Stand

Christmas Details Matter – John Cuddeback at Life Craft

Go to Joseph – Jacqueline St. Clare at Catholic Stand

Christmas Mincemeat Hand Pies: Two Ways! – Emily Malloy at Theology of Home Blog

Concerning Babes, Dragons, and the Kingdom for the Childlike – James Mahoney at Ignitum Today

Father Nicholas: The Real Santa Claus – David L. Alexander at Man with Black Hat

Never Marry or Date a Pro-Choice Woman! – David L. Gray

New Book Defends All-Male Liturgical Ministry, Subdiaconate/Minor Orders, and Proper Roles of Clergy and Laity – Peter A. Kwasniewski, Ph.D., at New Liturgical Movement

Two Churches? – Father John Hunwicke at Mutual Enrichment

Cardinal Müller Criticizes ‘Traditionis Custodes’ in Preface of New Book – Edward Pentin

Want More Great Catholic News Links?  Click Here! - Tito Edwards at Big Pulpit

Ivan Aivazovsky, “Walking on Water,” ca. 1890

10 Scripture Verses to Strengthen You in Hardship

“The witness of Scripture is unanimous that the solicitude of divine providence is concrete and immediate; God cares for all, from the least things to the great events of the world and its history. The sacred books powerfully affirm God's absolute sovereignty over the course of events …” (CCC 303)