Re: Merry Christmas!
- By no means odd at all. Mr. Tabor's calculations agree with several
ancient Christian communities who understood the connection both
literal and symbolic to the Festivals of Booths and Atonement. Late
December was celebrated, more correctly, as the time of the
Annunciation, Luke 1:26-38.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Jim West <jwest@...> wrote:
> Odd I know, but if you read James Tabor's posting today you'll see
> I mean.
> Is he correct?
> Jim West, ThD
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