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Unwrapping the Gifts: Twelve Days of Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas follow from December 25 until January 6, the Feast of the Epiphany, the traditional date when the Magi arrived to present gifts to infant Jesus. For many, the meaning of these days is lost. By Christmas night we are saturated with the holiday hype, overfed by music and food, and may already be disappointed that the presents received are not enough. We Brothers invite you to embrace the true meaning of this sacred season with an online audio book Twelve Days of Christmas: Unwrapping the Gifts. This book is not a bah humbug about Christmas customs and presents. It is simply an invitation to go deeper than the tinsel and wrappings, beyond the presents given and received, to the source of all the good gifts in life. Each morning during the twelve days, our “Brother Give Us a Word” email will include a link to that day’s chapter, inviting you to unwrap gifts that will last, by praying the twelve days of Christmas.

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