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The Real Christmas Spirit

It wasn’t just Santa who appeared by a little girl’s bedside one June day.

By: Fr. Joseph Marquis

A heavy wool suit trimmed with fur isn’t what I usually wear in ninety-five-degree weather, especially in a car with no air conditioning.

Yet there I was, one hot and humid Michigan afternoon, wearing not just the suit, but boots, a snowy white beard, and a thick woolen hat....

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