Issue 38 / December 24, 2015Editor's Note from December 24, 2015Issue 38: Virgin births in the animal kingdom, a modern Wise Man’s journey, and the womanhood of creation. / Ted Olsen Virgin Births Happen All the TimeBirds do it. Bees do it. Snakes, sharks, lizards, and lots of other animals do it solo too. / Ted Olsen Staring at the SunsWhat I’ve learned as an amateur astronomer. / Richard Hammar Why Mary Is So BlessedAn Orthodox theologian describes how the Mother of God is what all creation was created to be. / Alexander Schmemann Noel“We hear and sing / The customary carols” / Anne Porter Wonder on the WebIssue 38: Links to amazing stuff.