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Saint Nicholas Day - Wikipedia

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Saint Nicholas' Day, observed on December 6 in Western Christian countries, December 5 in ... Significance, Feast day of Saint Nicholas. Celebrations, placing  ...

St. Nicholas Center ::: Who is St. Nicholas?

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The anniversary of his death became a day of celebration, St. Nicholas Day, December 6th (December 19 on the Julian Calendar). .... The Origin of Santa Claus.

December 6 Holidays - St. Nicholas Day, Saint Nicholas Day at ...

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December 6 Holiday - St. Nicholas Day, Santa Claus. ... This day is in honor of Saint Nicholas and his life. Saint Nicholas became a ... Origin of St. Nicholas Day: .

St. Nicholas, Santa Claus and Father Christmas - WhyChristmas.com

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The Story of St. Nicholas and how he became the traditional Santa Claus and ... sum of money paid to the bridegroom by the brides parents on the wedding day.

St. Nicholas Day... Are you ready?

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When you wake up on the morning of December 6, will there be a bag full of candy and maybe even a present in it waiting for you? If you answered yes, you' re ...

The Real Meaning of St. Nick - CBN.com

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Well, the legend of St. Nicholas pre-dates Moore's Santa Claus by about 1,700 years. Nicholas lived in Myra, which is in modern-day Turkey. Paul himself ...

St Nicholas' Day in the United States - Timeanddate.com

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St Nicholas' Day is an observance of European origin that is celebrated in some American communities on December 6.

St. Nicholas and Your Shoes! A St. Nicholas Day Tradition | Get Fed ...

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Dec 1, 2016 ... December 6th is the feast day of Saint Nicholas, the patron saint of children, which appropriately falls during the Advent season. This feast day ...

The Real Saint Nicholas | Christian History

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December 6 marks Saint Nicholas Day, and I thought I'd mark the beginning of the ... the gold-giving story, people began giving presents in his name on his feast day. ..... Christian tradition finds meaning in each of these mysterious monikers.