A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce
, pine, or fir or ... The modern Christmas tree is frequently traced to the symbolism
of trees in pre-Christian winte...
Dec 29, 2000 ... Part of the opposition is caused by the Pagan origin of Christmas tree decoration.
They also oppose trees because of their literal interpretation ...
Lutheran minister Johann von Dannhauer, for instance, complained (like
Tertullian) that the symbol distracted people from the true evergreen tree, Jesus
The history of Christmas Trees, when they became popular and what they mean
and represent at Christmas Traditions and Customs.
Dec 26, 2009 ... For the customs of the people are vain: for one cutteth a tree out of the forest, the
work of ... For more on the origins of Christmas, click here: ... know the roots &
history of Christmas, or the true meaning of what the word means.
Dec 9, 2010 ... First published Christmas 2009; newly updated for Quivering Daughters. I think I
finally figured out what Christmas trees are really about.
Find out more about the history of History of Christmas Trees, including videos, ...
sometimes pine trees are decorated with little pieces of cotton that represent ...
When it comes to the symbolic meaning of the Christmas tree, I'm not sure I can
say it better than ... More Symbolism of Evergreen (Christmas Tree Meanings).
Where did Christmas originate? From the Bible or paganism? What is the real
origin of Santa Claus—mistletoe—Christmas trees—holly wreaths—and the ...
Dec 5, 2007 ... It wasn't until about the nineteenth century that we find Christianity absorbing the
bright, cheery symbolism of the Christmas tree. The Christians ...