We all love Christmas, but none of the contemporary Christmas customs have their origin in theological or liturgical affirmations, and most are of fairly recent date. Here are a few interesting facts about this festival.
When and how the Christmas tree originated?
Does the Bible mention the December 25th as the birthday of Jesus?
So, why December 25th was chosen for Jesus birthday?
If the roots of Christmas are in pagan festivals, why is it accepted by religion?
What is the origin of Christmas wreath?
How the tradition of kissing under the mistletoe started?
We know about Santa Claus and his sleigh with flying reindeers, but what was before that?
Many children leave out cookies and milk for Santa Claus on Christmas Eve. This tradition can be traced...
Iceland has...how many Santas?
The practice of giving gifts at Christmas apparently became a widespread convention when?
Immigrants of which nationality are credited with importing the tradition of Santa Claus in America?
Was always Christmas a family-centered day of peace and nostalgia?
Was always legal to celebrate Christmas?
End the last one...Which are the names of the eight reindeer?
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