Archive for December 8th, 2008

Merry Christmas Charlie Brown

Monday, December 8th, 2008

In case you just missed tonights showing of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” here’s a little something to keep you going this holiday season.

(December 08) Tonight we're observing . . .  Eid-Al-Adha

Monday, December 8th, 2008


Eid-Al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice – Islamic)
Commemorating Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son. It is also part of the Hajj (in which the faithful pilgrimage to Mecca).

Begins at sundown and continues for several days. Dates can vary depending on location and sighting of the moon.*

date resource: moonsighting.com

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(December 08) Today we're observing . . .  Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Monday, December 8th, 2008


Feast of the Immaculate Conception (Catholic)
Celebrating the conception of Mary, the mother of Jesus. The Roman Catholic Church dogma states that, from the first moment of her existence, she was preserved by God from the lack of sanctifying grace that afflicts mankind, and that she was instead filled with divine grace. It is further believed that she lived a life completely free from sin.*

 

*source: wikipedia
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2008 Video Advent Calendar: December 08th

Monday, December 8th, 2008

A Holiday Video Countdown to Christmas: Day 8

"Josh Groban – Believe"

December 08, 2008 : 17 Days Till Christmas

You can check out a new holiday video each day right here or check out our Advent Calendar each day.

link: Advent Calendar on the Net

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