“The revelation of Love”: Essay in Országút

What is it that we remember, & forget, on 25 December? The Budapest literary weekly Országút has published my brief reflection on the dating of Jesus’ birth, the feast of the Unconquered Sun, & the origins of Christmas.

Conclusion: “The revelation of Love bisects the world of time, so Christians believe, every day until the end of the world.” (A szeretet kinyilatkoztatása metszi ketté az idő világát, miként a keresztények tartják: minden nap a világ végezetéig.)

Read here.

Christ as the Sun (Christus Helios), St Peter’s, Rome

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