TUSCUMBIA — Several Shoals pastors expressed opposition during Monday's City Council work session to a planned "Festival of Yule" because they believe the event is promoting paganism and is contradictory to the Christian religion.

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(2) comments

Drew Talley

People getting worked up over absolutely nothing. I hate to tell everyone, but Santa Claus came from the very same pagan tradition.

John Donaldson

Then don't go. I wasn't planning on going, but now I will.

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