Winter Flowers and Last Lullabies

Holy Innocents is a strange kind of feast. Amid all the great cheer and gentle warmth of Christmas, we commemorate a paranoid old king massacring innocent children. The day is a strange mix of deep, unutterable sorrow and light, playful joy. We have the weeping in Ramah, Rachel’s tears, the unconsolable maternal anguish (Matt 2:18). [...]

Publication Date: 2020-12-28 07:00:00
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