We wish everyone a joyous holiday season, whatever persuasion you may be.
This has been a tumultuous year. Much of what we have taken as being normal in the past is about to be tested to the very limit.
We will need everyone to be involved in making sure that the most vulnerable among us do not become victims of a new round enriching the wealthy at the expense of the poor and middle class.
Let me leave you with a seldom heard Christmas song that has the eternal message of peace for all: