The purpose of
for Christians is to celebrate the birth of Jesus. For others, it is a public holiday to celebrate with family and friends and to give and receive gifts.
Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual festival commemorating the birth of
Jesus Christ, ... However, some Eastern Christian Churches celebrate Christmas
on ..... For then we scarcely did it know, ...
Why we traditionally celebrate Christmas Day on 25th December and when other
people celebrate Christmas around the world.
Dec 18, 2016 ... It really is an amazing thing, to think about the mystery of the Incarnation—that
mysterious moment when God became a man.
December 25 is the traditional anniversary of the birth of Christ, but most scholars
are unsure about the true date for Christ's birth. The decision to celebrate ...
Dec 21, 2016 ... R.C. Sproul reminds us that what we really celebrate at Christmas is the
incarnation of God Himself.
We celebrate Christmas because, as the angel said, the birth of Jesus Christ is “
good news.” Good news is meant to be celebrated. In fact, the angel said the ...
The birth of Christ is celebrated by 2 billion Christians all over the world on 25th
... However, we must not forget that Christmas is not the most important festival in
Dec 2, 2016 ... As far as we can tell, Christmas was not celebrated at all at this point. ... So,
almost 300 years after Jesus was born, we finally find people ...
The plays celebrating the Nativity were linked to the story of creation—in part ...
trees and gifts the center of our own Christmas practice, we would do well to ...