So much about Christmas is new, shiny, sparkly, etc. But the real story of Christmas is 2,000 years old, and of course the love that the story proclaims is even older than that.
Prudentius's fourth century text "Of the Father's heart begotten" features in today's video. (Episcopalians know the words to hymn 82 as "Of the Father's love begotten".) I love these words, because in the midst of a society that demands the latest and greatest, this connects us with our faith -- the whole story of our faith -- and reminds us that God's love has been in place since the beginning, and will be there at the end.
I chose this particular film because
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