Christmas history in America
Christmas' pagan origins

HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD: Week-51 2021

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HEADLINES & STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD: Week-51
Dec 24-26, 2021
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News Stories from Across The World:

Joe Kovacs: Unveiled: Incredible secrets of the birth of Jesus come to life

While millions of people are very familiar with the Bible account of the birth of Jesus, many may not know the story is actually written on more than one level, broadcasting additional, secret messages beyond the historical event for those who "have an ear to hear," according to a best-selling author a brand-new book probing the hidden content of Scripture.

The Man Who Invented Christmas

When Christmas was illegal in America

Christmas in the post-War United States (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Religion Today is contributed biweekly by the University of Wyoming's Religious Studies Program to examine and to promote discussion of religious issues. Who Was Against...

Christmas' pagan origins

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Jeremiah 10: 1-5 10 Hear ye the word which the Lord speaketh unto you, O house of Israel: 2 Thus saith the Lord, Learn not the way of the heathen, and be not dismayed at the signs of heaven; for the heathen are dismayed at them. 3 F...
 

An American Christmas

What are some Christmas traditions in the U.S.? There are so many Christmas traditions in the US! Where did they all come from? America is often called a “melting pot” and its Christmas traditions can be seen the same way! It is a count...
 

Christmas history in America

Nederlands: Sinterklaas tijdens het Het Feest van Sinterklaas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)Christmas history in America : see also Santa Claus in America In the early 17th century, a wave of religious reform changed the way Chr...
 

How the Puritans Banned Christmas In 1659 the Puritans banned Christmas in Massachusetts. But why?

 

Kissing Under the Mistletoe - Celtic Mythology and the cult of sex

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We are all familiar with at least a portion of the mysterious mistletoe's story: namely, that a lot of kissing under the mistletoe has been going on for ages. Few, however, realize that mistletoe's botanical story earns it the classif...
 

 

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