Adamâ€™s rib was Christmas EveForeshadow of a pierced sideWho pulling down forbidden fruitSet fast in motion Yuletide.Josephâ€™s bride was Second EveEndowed with gift of pierced soulWho bowing down to own his willJoined God in making wounded whole.
Year-end lists of books, music and film; interview with Dennis Sanders; Tom Long on desperate prayers.
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