What is the truth about Santa Claus

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Back in 1985 I came a cross a book about new age religion there were paragraphs about santa clause, being a part of their tradition on Christmas day. My Catholic group will be having a Christmas party and santa is part of the celebration and I told them out of my conviction not to include santa on the birthday of Jesus
because we are putting lies on the minds of children and he stealing the glory due to Christ.

What is our Catholic stand about santa?

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