Christmas 2017 – Speaking some words to the close and holy darkness

Posted December 25, 2017 12:56 am by Philip Shano, SJ

Christmas 2017 – Speaking some words to the close and holy darkness

We all have our rituals for Christmas: Jimmy Stewart in It’s a Wonderful Life, A Charlie Brown Christmas, or How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Since hearing it read as a child on the Max Ferguson Show on CBC Radio, my annual ritual is reading or listening to Dylan Thomas reading his story, A Child’s Christmas in Wales:
Source: tygertales.com
“One Christmas was so much like another, in those years around the sea-town corner now and out of all sound except the distant speaking of the voices I sometimes hear a moment before sleep, that I can never remember whether it snowed for

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