Christmas Consumerism is Exposed by Christ’s Light
If you’re offended that some shops maintain ridiculous hours around Christmas, consider whether they should be open on Sundays at all. If some people have come to think that Christmas Mass is superfluous, perhaps we could all be less blithe about the beauty of the weekly obligation throughout the year. If you think Christmas is being exploited by moneyed interests, consider how powerful people and institutions—especially those you want to trust—exploit Jesus Christ all year long.
Read more at the Scottish Catholic Observer.