Asked By: Bryan Cook Date: created: Dec 15 2020

Do you celebrate Christmas on the 24th or 25th

Answered By: Roger Green Date: created: Dec 16 2020

For Western Christian churches, Christmas Day always occurs on December 25, though some cultures observe the main celebration on the night prior, Christmas Eve..

Asked By: Gregory Wood Date: created: Nov 15 2020

Can you say Merry Christmas on the 24th

Answered By: Carter Coleman Date: created: Nov 17 2020

Therefore, Christians of Western liturgical traditions can begin wishing one another “Merry Christmas” on December 24 and continue through the Baptism of the Lord.

Asked By: Lucas Anderson Date: created: Sep 01 2021

What is Santa Claus called in Germany

Answered By: Abraham Kelly Date: created: Sep 02 2021

the WeihnachtsmannSanta Claus, or the Weihnachtsmann, usually comes to German homes – often in person – on the afternoon of Christmas Eve.

Asked By: Edward Diaz Date: created: Jun 11 2021

When was Jesus actually born

Answered By: Diego Rodriguez Date: created: Jun 12 2021

Some scholars think that he was born between 6 B.C. and 4 B.C., based partly on the biblical story of Herod the Great.

Asked By: Seth Simmons Date: created: Apr 15 2021

How many children did Mary have after Jesus

Answered By: Nicholas Clark Date: created: Apr 15 2021

The Gospel of Mark (6:3) and the Gospel of Matthew (13:55–56) mention James, Joseph/Joses, Judas/Jude and Simon as brothers of Jesus, the son of Mary. The same verses also mention unnamed sisters of Jesus.

Asked By: Brian Moore Date: created: Sep 14 2021

Is Christmas really Jesus birthday

Answered By: Albert Coleman Date: created: Sep 16 2021

But was Jesus really born on December 25? The short answer is no. It is not believed Jesus was born on the day Christmas is globally celebrated. … The holiday was celebrated as the Roman pagan solstice, or “birthday of the unconquered sun,” which began on December 17 and ended December 25.

Asked By: Donald Ward Date: created: Dec 18 2021

Did Christmas start in Germany

Answered By: Samuel Morgan Date: created: Dec 19 2021

Although we often take today’s Christmas celebration customs for granted, most of the so-called “traditional” Christmas practices only date back to the 19th century. Many of these customs originated in Germany and Austria. Even the date of the celebration of Christ’s birth has fluctuated.

Asked By: Jaden White Date: created: Apr 18 2021

What day do you say Merry Christmas 24 or 25

Answered By: Carl Phillips Date: created: Apr 19 2021

Although December 25th (or the late afternoon/evening of December 24th) is the date when most people celebrate Christmas, there are some other dates as well!

Asked By: Malcolm Bailey Date: created: Jul 06 2021

Is it OK to say Merry Christmas after Christmas

Answered By: Andrew Sanchez Date: created: Jul 09 2021

In general, “Happy Holidays” is accepted as the broadest and most inclusive greeting at this time of year. If you know someone celebrates Christmas you can go with “Merry Christmas,” but ’tis the season for interacting with strangers (selling to them, buying from them, bumping into them on your way out of Target).

Asked By: Hayden White Date: created: Feb 23 2021

How say Merry Christmas

Answered By: Matthew Washington Date: created: Feb 25 2021

The basicsMerry Christmas.Happy Hanukkah.Joyous Kwanzaa.Yuletide Greetings.Happy holidays.Joyeux Noël.Feliz Navidad.Seasons Greetings.More items…•Oct 18, 2020

Asked By: Colin Edwards Date: created: Jun 22 2021

Why is Christmas celebrated on the 24th of December

Answered By: Jeremiah Kelly Date: created: Jun 24 2021

Since tradition holds that Jesus was born at night (based in Luke 2:6-8), Midnight Mass is celebrated on Christmas Eve, traditionally at midnight, in commemoration of his birth.

Asked By: Lewis Torres Date: created: Oct 31 2020

Do Germans celebrate on the 24th

Answered By: Raymond Sanchez Date: created: Oct 31 2020

Christmas Eve (Heiliger Abend) is celebrated in Germany on December 24. It is the last day of Advent and the start of the Christmas season. Many people spend the afternoon and evening decorating Christmas trees, attending church services, eating traditional dishes and opening Christmas presents.

Asked By: Leonars Gonzalez Date: created: Jun 15 2021

What is the history of Christmas in Germany

Answered By: Roger Patterson Date: created: Jun 18 2021

A big part of the Christmas celebrations in Germany is Advent. … They were first used in Germany during the late Middle Ages. If there are young children in the house, the trees are usually secretly decorated by the mother of the family. The Christmas tree was traditionally brought into the house on Christmas Eve.

Asked By: Caleb Hughes Date: created: Oct 16 2021

Is Christmas a German tradition

Answered By: Colin Bell Date: created: Oct 16 2021

Christmas in Germany is celebrated with many traditions that are unique to Germany. Christmas celebrates the birth of the Christ child, Baby Jesus. Christmas celebrations start in Germany on 24th December (Christmas Eve) when Christmas gifts are exchanged.

Asked By: Donald Richardson Date: created: Sep 29 2021

What date is Jesus birthday

Answered By: Chase Wright Date: created: Oct 02 2021

December 25By the fourth century, however, we find references to two dates that were widely recognized — and now also celebrated — as Jesus’ birthday: December 25 in the western Roman Empire and January 6 in the East (especially in Egypt and Asia Minor).

Asked By: Cyrus Griffin Date: created: Apr 18 2021

Who is Christkind in Germany

Answered By: Aidan Lewis Date: created: Apr 20 2021

The Christkind is often described as a young girl with ‘Christ-like’ qualities. It is the Christ child, or Christkind (Christkindl), who opens the annual Christmas markets in Nuremberg with “its”, or rather “her” prologue.

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