Clergy Corner: It’s Christmas, so let the celebrations begin

■ Susan Beckett / Contributed My husband and I once attended an outdoor wedding in a large amphitheater. It was built on the side of a hill and seated hundreds of people. As the time for the wedding approached, everyone involved in the ceremony began to take their places. Then an amazing thing happened: a little girl, dressed like Cinderella herself, appeared at the back of the amphitheater. As she slowly began to work her way towards the front, she rang a bell and loudly declared: “The bride is coming! The bride is coming!” The crowd stood to its feet as we all felt the excitement of the moment begin to

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