A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce
, pine, or fir or ..... Norway also annually gifts a Christmas tree to Washington,
D.C. as a symbol of friendship bet...
Long before the advent of Christianity, plants and trees that remained green all
year had a special meaning for people in the winter.Discover the history of the ...
Jun 2, 2004 ... At this time of the year in homes all across America you will find a Christmas tree
with presents underneath. It is one of the symbols of Christmas ...
Dec 29, 2000 ... The Christmas tree: Pagan origins, Christian adaptation and secular status. ... For
many people today, it is primarily as a secular symbol of hope ...
They're great to decorate - but what's behind all the symbolic meaning of the
Christmas tree? Find out here.
Non-Christians claim that Christmas trees are a religious symbol of Christmas. Is
a Christmas tree really a religious symbol of Christmas equal to a Nativity scene ...
The Meaning Of A Christmas Tree. By William V. Rauscher. The Christmas tree
comes to us from Germany. Martin Luther is credited with being inspired by the ...
Dec 9, 2010 ... Apparently (the author observed) some folks believe that Christmas trees are
pagan symbols that the church has adopted in sinful syncretism.
Dec 6, 2013 ... Decorating the Christmas tree is one of the most enjoyable traditions associated
with the winter holidays, and both the setting up and taking ...
As a Christmas symbol, the red holly berry represents Christ's blood, shed for all
people .... Because the tree is cut down and then erected again, it is a symbol of ...