Despite less-known source material, 'The Year Without a Santa Claus' is a holiday classic.
Sure, Christmas has enticing secular trappings for countries like China. But some aspects hint at its eternal message.
Krampus will make your children scream. Black Pete may just leave you speechless.
History professor Frederic J. Baumgartner discusses how the leader of the world's largest Christian faith has been chosen in the past and what that means for the current selection.
With the news that Pope Benedict XVI is resigning, historian Sweeney discusses why popes rarely leave office and the bond between Benedict and Celestine V, the last pope to resign.
TV has been host to various memorable holiday episodes, from the 'Community' gang becoming Rankin/Bass-like characters to the 'West Wing' staffers experiencing a sobering winter season. Here are a few of the best.