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The War on Christmas: A Merry and Jolly Delusion

November 13, 2019

In recent years, there has been a push to say “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas,” as many feel it is the more inclusive option, considering not everyone celebrates Christmas. This...

During the holiday season, it is important to remember the religious aspect of Christmas instead of its secularization. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Keeping “Christ” in the Christmas Season

December 7, 2016

By Paul Samson The season of giving has, ironically, turned into the season of “the greatest deals” at the local mall. As we have come to the close of this year, we have once again reached that time when...

Since its debut in 1974, the Christmas House has added to its collection of holiday decorations and displays.

The Bronx Prepares for the Holiday Season

December 2, 2015

By Michael Dobuski The tryptophan of Thanksgiving has worn off. The good cutlery has been stowed away for another year, and extended family members have made the trek back home. That means, as the end...

‘Gilmore Girls’ memorabilia is a fun, relevant gift idea for any fan of the TV show. Courtesy of Etsy

Secret Santa Exchanges on a College Budget

December 2, 2015

By Nicole Horton As we enter December, Fordham students are writing papers and preparing for finals. Not to mention, everyone is making time to celebrate the holidays with friends and shop for gifts for family back home. Many ...

McShane Discusses How to ‘Rejoice,’ in Midst of Tragedy, at Annual Christmas Mass

December 20, 2012

By KELLY KULTYS NEWS EDITOR Students packed the pews of the University Church at Rose Hill on Sunday, Dec. 16 for the annual celebration of Gaudete Sunday, held on the third Sunday of Advent. Mass was followed by a brief celebration of the last day of Hanukkah and a Christmas party, both in the McGinley Center. This year, the Mass, which was celebrated by Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the University...

TOP Cast Seamlessly Tells Classic Christmas Story

December 10, 2012

By JOHN BONAZZO COPY EDITOR The Christmas season is here again, and with it the return of holiday shows.The Theatrical Outreach Program (TOP) put on a lively production of one of the classics of the genre, A Christmas Carol, in the Blackbox Theatre on Monday. Charles Dickens’ holiday perennial tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a crotchety old man severely lacking in Christmas spirit. On Christmas Eve night, ...

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