Tag Archives: O Holy Night

Day 15: Today’s Christmas Song

Bret sings O Holy Night in this excerpt from “The Christmas Gig” (Beyond the Precipice, ch. 36): The second verse built in intensity. “‘And in His name, all oppression shall cease.’” At the end of the next line, the organ … Continue reading

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Day 6, Svatý Mikuláš: Today’s Christmas Song

If you’re from the Czech Republic or another place in Europe, on December 6th you will be celebrating the day of Svatý Mikuláš, known in English as Saint Nicholas Day. In honour of my Czech birth and my mother, I’m … Continue reading

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Day 3: Today’s Christmas Song

During a particularly snowy December evening in the 2000s, my four kids and I made our way down Whyte Avenue (Edmonton) in a white Safari van. It was rush hour and the traffic was bumper-to-bumper, extra slow due to the … Continue reading

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