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We remember the Holy Innocents ~ Rachel mourns for her children ~ still

The memorial of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs ~ Thursday, December 28, 2017 ( and Day 3 of Kwanzaa)  Herod the Great had been elected “King of the Jews” by the Roman Senate in 40 B.C. When the Magi told him of the new King of the Jews, Herod could think of nothing but wiping out […]

The Feast of the Holy Innocents ~ Rachel mourns for her children ~ still

The Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs ~ Wednesday, December 28, 2016 (and Day 4 of Hanukkah and Day 3 of Kwanzaa)  Herod the Great had been elected “King of the Jews” by the Roman Senate in 40 B.C. When the Magi told him of the new King of the Jews, Herod could think of […]