Glenn on Making Sense of Christmas — Is It About the Birth of Christ or Santa Claus?

Every year around this time, parents with young children find themselves striving to find that perfect balance between Christmas magic and the holiday’s spiritual message. What is the true meaning of Christmas? Isn’t it really about the birth of Jesus Christ? If so, how does Santa Claus, or at least what he represents, fit into this picture?

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In this episode of the show, Glenn looked into the lore surrounding the birth of Christ and the Christian traditional nativity scene. Was the newborn Jesus really placed in a manger as described in the Bible? Does the manger still exist? Watch as Glenn explores these questions and shares a few unique insights in the video clip above.