I’m cheating a bit here because I both have the holidays on my mind, and because I don’t want to dig out my dictionary to search through the X’s – and I don’t feel like writing about xenophobia (or xylophones).
Despite the implication of the title, this post isn’t going to be about Yule. This post is solidly about Xmas – or secular Christmas. To paraphrase the immortal Bart Simpson:
“Lets not forget the true meaning of Christmas. You know, the birth of Santa.”
Poor Santa appears to be somewhat of a controversial figure in modern Paganism. Considering that he is so whole-heartedly rejected by so many other religions, I think that there should be someone who embraces him. After all, commercialism isn’t Santa’s fault. Continue reading Pagan Xmas