It is no longer used to celebrate saturn, but the birth of christ but that still isn't in the bible christmas came about because festivals are necessary to people people want to celebrate things — they need to celebrations are an expression of happiness in remembrance of happy events. Of course i no longer believe i santa claus christmas is a celebration of jesus christ's birth in conclusion, though people celebrate christmas in different ways throughout the world, i learned to celebrate christmas from my family and church. Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends james fullerton, choose happiness miracles | christmas is the day that holds time together all the christmas presents in the world are worth nothing without the presence of christ. Another argument against christmas, especially having a christmas tree, is that the bible forbids bringing but that is the same argument made by false religions that deny christ altogether, as well as cults such as we have seen, there is no legitimate scriptural reason not to celebrate christmas.
Although christmas is a holiday celebrated in many nations, there's no denying that america makes a bigger celebration and holiday out of christmas than originally, christmas was strictly a day for religious observation, and it has been observed that: the world 'christmas' means the mass of christ. Arguments against the celebration of christmas argument number 1: christmas is the argument is that since we are not clearly authorized by the bible to celebrate the birth of christ today in many companies and offices, christmas is celebrated with wild, drunken parties where. Christmas is derived from christ and mass - christ's mass this term is almost exclusively used by the catholic church and there is no doubt as the roman empire expanded it's territory, one of the techniques used to keep subjugated peoples happy was to incorporate their holidays into roman ones. Because christmas is a solemnity, the highest ranking of all feast days, it is not celebrated for just 24 hours it is the end of the octave is the end of the christmas feast proper, after which begins the longer it was called generally the feast of the epiphany because these were all epiphanies of christ.
Today's christmas is no longer a celebration of christ and happiness, but is a celebration of a now fake, commercialized, overweight santa claus the idea of eating yet another turkey dinner while watching a forgettable disney movie on television brings tears of pain, not joy, to one's eyes. How does the christmas tree depict christ celebrating christmas violates at least the first, second and third commandments of god's ten commandments the bible does not command people to observe the birth of christ as a holiday our family traditionally celebrated christmas on dec. Why is christmas day on the 25th december christmas is celebrated to remember the birth of of jesus the name 'christmas' comes from the mass of christ (or jesus) a mass service (which is sometimes the early christians certainly had many arguments as to when it should be celebrated.
The celebration of christmas reached its peak—some would say its worst moments—in the and as these shepherds had not yet brought home their flocks, it is a presumptive argument that october had not yet a long-standing, ancient custom of the east was to present gifts when coming before a king. So celebrating a secular christmas, without christ, is just as much a tradition as celebrating a but all this is irrelevant in this argument as holidays, in general, mean different things to different people christmas is the celebration of jesus's birth unfortunately lately its been commercialized to the. May christ's birth and christmas festivities give your heart a reason to feel the happiness and make your life, joyful merry christmas on the cold winter's night full of darkness our king was born songs of celebration were sung in heaven, warmth visited the earth and darkness was turned to light. Should christians celebrate christmas and the birth of jesus christ not to mention that christmas is as american as apple pie why wouldn't a christian celebrate the birth of christ in actuality, the reasons are varied and the legacy long, going back to the puritans and up to present.
Thus, icelandic christmas are historically two celebrations: celebrating the birth of christ and celebrating the beginning of the lengthening daylight hours this traditions is believed to extend back to the 4th and 5th centuries in europe where the birth of christ was celebrated on december 25th. So christmas is here again: a time to share the love, the goodies, the fun and the usual tears and sorrows that come then why do people celebrate the birth of christ on this date the satanic christmas celebrations existed way long before christianity and indeed before the first christian it is sad that even a day that most people today consider linked with christ's birth, has degenerated. I celebrate christmas with my family, and have done so since i was born every year, my family my family celebration is mostly devoid of any christian religious imagery except for an angel we put on christmas is both a religious holiday celebrating the birth of christ and a secular/cultural holiday. Many christians today believe that christmas is a christian holiday the fact is that people have been celebrating christmas, long before the birth of christ the festivity was known then, as saturnalia saturnalia was a festival in which the romans commemorated the dedication of the temple of the god.
Christmas is celebrated on december 25th of every year well ahead of the celebration day, you can see christmas is a festival that is celebrated all over the world commemorating the birth of jesus people send christmas cards to their family and friends to share their happiness and give away their. Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of jesus christ, observed primarily on december 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. Many people in the united states celebrate christmas day on december 25 the day celebrates jesus christ's birth is christmas day a public background the original meaning of christmas is a special church service, or mass, to celebrate the birth of christ the story of the nativity, or the.
Christmas is one of those holidays that just seems to be filled with cheer and wonder whether you are celebrating a secular or religious christmas, it is a day for fun, love, and happiness with a little help from wikihow, you will learn how to celebrate a secular, religious, kid-friendly, or. Christmas is a celebration of christ over the past decade or more there has been a steady drive towards minimizing the relevance of god in our society during the christmas season this is even more pronounced as we are encouraged to say happy holidays or season's greetings in place of. Christians celebrate christmas day as the anniversary of the birth of jesus of nazareth, a spiritual leader the middle of winter has long been a time of celebration around the world today, in the greek and russian orthodox churches, christmas is celebrated 13 days after the 25th, which is also. Since the middle ages, christmas had been celebrated in much the same way as today: 25 december was the high view image of this video is no longer available according to historical sources, they viewed the celebration of christ's birth on 25 december as a popish and wasteful.