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Jesus X: Why Xmas Is A Venerable Abbreviation For Christmas

by | 24th, December 2013

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CHRISTMAS or Xmas?

Matthew Schmitz  says Xmas  is fine:

One of the popular indicators of the supposed war on Christmas is the use of the abbreviation  Xmas . The well motivated, if grating, “Don’t take Christ out of Christmas” alludes not so subtly to the abbreviation. The former Anglican bishop of Blackburn, Alan Chesters,  advised his clergy against using   it. Jane Wyles, editor

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