Reflections in Christ

by Fr. Lawrence Farley

Fr. Lawrence Farley

In Fairness to Herod

If the Christmas story has a villain, it would be King Herod.  In the passion story, the main villain would be Judas Iscariot, with possibly the High Priest Caiaphas and his Sanhedrin running a close second.  But there is no close second in the Christmas story when it comes to villains.  Herod has the field…