Where He Found Us

‘He meets us on our own terms because we cannot meet Him on His.’

A Different Kind of Christmas for Palestinian Christians

Solemn Christmas celebrations in the Holy Land this year are suffused with pleas for peace.

The Beckoning of Christmas ‘Time’

From the Old Testament to ‘A Christmas Carol,’ ebenezers past and present offer a richer notion of time.

Elf at 20

The modern Christmas classic still delivers humor for all ages.

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays

Dispatch writers share their favorite holiday traditions.

When Obscure Christmas Liturgies Become Relevant Anew

Christmas is a time to proclaim hope, but also a time to plead for redemption.

Advent and the Hope of Divine Accountability

Our dissatisfaction with our body politic underscores important spiritual truths.

Being Human

Reflections on fatherhood around Christmas.

Stirewaltisms: Of Gifts and Grifts

While many of us want to pull back from the excesses of political savagery, others plunge headlong into the bloody fray.