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The Story of the Other Wise Man Part 7 by Henry Van Dyke – A Profound Story for Thee

| December 24, 2007

     Part 7 A Pearl of Great Price THREE-and-thirty years of the life of Artaban had passed away,  and he was still a pilgrim,  and a seeker after light.   His hair,  once darker than the cliffs of Zagros,  was now white as the wintry snow that covered them.   His eyes,  that once flashed like flames […]

The Story of the Other Wise Man Part 6 by Henry Van Dyke – A Profound Story for Thee

| December 24, 2007

 Part 6 In the Hidden Way of Sorrow      THEN again there was a silence in the Hall of Dreams,  deeper and more mysterious than the first interval,  and I understood that the years of Artaban were flowing very swiftly under the stillness of that clinging fog, and I caught only a glimpse, here and […]

The Story of the Other Wise Man Part 5 by Henry Van Dyke – A Profound Story for Thee

| December 24, 2007

Part 5     For the Sake of a Little Child THERE was a silence in the Hall of Dreams,  where I was listening to the story of the Other Wise Man.   And through this silence I saw, but very dimly,  his figure passing over the dreary undulations of the desert, high upon the back of his […]

Bing Crosby Leadeth our Spirits into Christmas with Movies and Songs that We still Loveth

| December 24, 2007

Bing Crosby I cannot imagine a Christmas without Father O’Malley mysteriously showing up to help Father Fitzgibbon when he needs it most in the movie “Going My Way”.   And at a moment of desperation Father O’Malley sings Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo.Ra- That’s An Irish Lullaby to Father Fitzgibbon which is moment taken back in time.     Here is Father […]