Jesus of Nazareth is the central figure of the Christian religion, a savior believed to be both God incarnate and a human being. He is also known as Jesus Christ, the term "Christ" meaning anointed or chosen one. Most of the details of his life...
Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual festival commemorating the birth of
Jesus Christ, observed most commonly on December 25 as a religious and
Dec 2, 2016 ... Theological scholar Andrew McGowan examines how December 25 came to be
associated with the birthday of Jesus and became Christmas, ...
Christmas is celebrated to remember the birth of of Jesus Christ, who Christians
... declared that the birth of Jesus would be celebrated on the 25th December.
Millions celebrate on December 25. Is that really the birth of Jesus Christ, and
does he care whether Christians follow those customs or not?
Eastern churches, however, held on to January 6 as the date for Christ's birth and
his baptism. Most easterners eventually adopted December 25, celebrating ...
170-236) claimed that Jesus was born on December 25. The earliest mention of
some sort of observance on that date is in the Philoclian Calendar, representing ...
Although most Christians celebrate December 25 as the birthday of Jesus Christ,
few in the first two Christian centuries claimed any knowledge of the exact day ...
Dec 23, 2016 ... ... Christ's Birth. Is Christmas on the 25th because of a pagan holiday? ... Perhaps
more surprisingly, Jesus was not born on Dec. 25. This much ...