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History of Christmas Trees - Christmas - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of History of Christmas Trees, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

All about the Christmas tree: Pagan origins, Christian adaptation ...

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Dec 29, 2000 ... John Silber: "Many Americans celebrate both Christmas and Xmas. Others celebrate one or the other. And some of us celebrate holidays that, ...

Christmas traditions, Christmas tree history - Christmas tree farm

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Christmas tree history and traditions, CHRISTMAS TREE TRADITION HAS ANCIENT ORIGINS.

Pagan Roots? 5 Surprising Facts About Christmas - LiveScience

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Dec 22, 2012 ... When you gather around the Christmas tree or stuff goodies into a ... Read on for some of the surprising origins of Christmas cheer, and find out ...

History of the Christmas Tree

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The history of the Christmas tree is a rich religious genealogy of the ancient Nordic peoples of the windswept forests spanning Northern Europe, and the warm ...

The Origins of the Christmas Tree : Prevail Magazine

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The Christmas tree is said to have originated in Germany with the decoration of pine trees with fancy ornaments. However, there are alternate theories that ...

First Christmas Tree Riga Latvia in year 1510 - Patricia LTD

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History of Christmas Tree indicates that the birthplace home of the first Christmas tree was Riga Latvia in year 1510. Martin Luther Christmas tree was not in Riga ...

The True Origin of Christmas - The Real Truth

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Where did Christmas originate? From the Bible or paganism? What is the real origin of Santa Claus—mistletoe—Christmas trees—holly wreaths—and the ...

The First Christmas Tree | History Today

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A Christmas tree for German soldiers in a temporary hospital in 1871Prince Albert, Queen Victoria's consort, is usually credited with having introduced the ...

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The History of Christmas
The word Christmas comes from the words Cristes maesse, or "Christ's Mass." Christmas is the celebration of the birth of Jesus for members of the Christian religion. The secular nature of Christmas was officially acknowledged in 1870 when the United States Congress made it a federal holiday.
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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 and represent in Christmas Traditions and Customs.

Why Do We Have Christmas Trees? | Christian History

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Dec 11, 2008 ... The evergreen tree was an ancient symbol of life in the midst of winter. Romans decorated their houses with evergreen branches during the ...

Pagan Origins of the Christmas Tree

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Pagan Origins. Dating back centuries before Christ, cultures brought evergreen trees, plants, and leaves into their homes upon the arrival of the winter solstice, ...