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Statement by the Prime Minister on Orthodox Christmas

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Orthodox Christmas:

“Today, we join Orthodox Christians in Canada and around the world to celebrate Christmas.

“Christmas commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ and is a time to reflect on his message of hope and compassion. It is also an opportunity to appreciate the many blessings we enjoy in life and to show generosity to those in need, here at home and abroad.