Hope. Isn’t that, ultimately, the message of the Birth of Christ – and of His Resurrection?
Are not these events – the Birth and Resurrection of Christ – the foremost events in human history, and don’t they symbolize new beginnings in life?
And is Christmas not also the promise that our tired souls find some rest from the problems of everyday life?
Hope does not mean denial of reality or its sugar coating.
It means that that one believes that the right, the truth, …