Santa Was in Solitary

Most people know that Santa Claus is derived from St. Nicholas, an early Christian saint¬†beloved for his kindness and generosity. What hardly anyone knows is that Nicholas acquired sainthood not by giving alms, but by performing¬†a miracle that more or less amounted to breaking out of solitary confinment. George Pappas Sr., writing¬†in Ohio’s Zanesville Times […]