It has been written (by one to whom we should all defer on imaginary culture clashes) that the so-called War On Christmas is over, but insurgents still remain. I’ve been admittedly quite lax in my insurgent duties, taking an ineffectual potshot at the Christological-Nativity Complex here and there. Meanwhile, over at Patheos, Skeptic Ink alumnus Johno Pearce has been waging a relentless full-frontal assault.
Why is the remarkable story only mentioned in half of the Gospels? https://t.co/6JJqiBRQJP
— Patheos (@Patheos) December 18, 2016
Miraculous births, whether virgin or otherwise, are commonplace motifs in ancient literature and culture. https://t.co/YLlzUUVmzO
— Patheos (@Patheos) December 17, 2016
The biological problems have theological implications. https://t.co/c5MiOOYv9o
— Patheos (@Patheos) December 19, 2016
You can find more scathing attacks on Christmas on JP’s blog. Share and enjoy!