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Legend of the Christmas Spider

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The Legend of the Christmas Spider is an Eastern European folk tale which explains the origin of tinsel on Christmas trees. It is most prevalent in Ukraine, where ...

The History of Christmas Trees -- Christmas Customs and Traditions ...

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The history of Christmas Trees, when they became popular and what they mean ... There is another legend, from Germany, about how the Christmas Tree came ...

St. Boniface and the Christmas Tree | Catholic Answers

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Jun 5, 2014 ... The story of the Christmas tree begins in England, where the very young ... legends, and myths surrounding the founding of the Christmas tree, ...

Legends of the First Christmas Trees - Eldrbarry's Home Page

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Many folk legends have grown around the Christmas tree. Christ's blessing and gift to mankind in the form of a decorated tree remains the central theme of most.

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Dec 15, 2012 ... AUTHOR: Rick Osborne ADAPTED BY: Pat Matuszak ILLUSTRATED BY: Bill Dodge.

Legend of the Christmas Tree, The: Pat Matuszak, Rick Osborne, Bill ...

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Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Also new to board book, The Legend of the Christmas Tree by Rick Osborne, adapted by Pat Matuszak, illus. by Bill ...

The Legend of the Christmas Tree by Anonymous

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The Legend of the Christmas Tree. Most children have seen a Christmas tree, and many know that the pretty and pleasant custom of hanging gifts on its boughs  ...

Legend of the Christmas Tree Board Book, The: Pat Matuszak, Rick ...

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Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Also new to board book, The Legend of the Christmas Tree by Rick Osborne, adapted by Pat Matuszak, illus. by Bill ...

Santa's North Pole - Legend Of The Christmas Tree

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Legends of Christmas Cactus, from 'Santa's North Pole'-Where Santa really Lives . ... The custom of a Christmas tree, undecorated, is believed to have begun in ...

Christmas Tree Legends,Legends of Christmas Tree - Christmas Day

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Christmas Tree Legends - Find information on christmas tree legends, legends of christmas tree, christmas, christmas day in india, christmas day 2016, merry ...

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The tradition of displaying decorated fir trees in the home at Christmas dates back to the 1500's in Germany, though decorating the home with evergreen boughs during winter had been done since ancient times in Europe.
Trees and plants that stay green during the cold winter months, such as the fir tree, were believed to ward off evil spirits, and were symbols of life and resurrection.
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The Christmas Tree: Legends, Traditions, History - EWTN.com

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TREE OF LIFE, LOVE, PEACE. Many legends and old traditions concerning the Christmas tree date back to very ancient times, but historical documentation of its  ...

Why Do We Have Christmas Trees? | Christian History

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Not until the Renaissance are there clear records of trees being used as a symbol of Christmas—beginning in Latvia in 1510 and Strasbourg in 1521. Legend ...

History of Christmas Trees - Christmas - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of History of Christmas Trees, including videos, ... According to one legend, late one evening Martin Luther was walking home ...