A primary reason people celebrate Christmas is to honor the birth of Jesus Christ, the savior in the Christian religion. Some people celebrate Christmas as a traditional family holiday, even though they may not believe s... More »

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The French celebrate Christmas, or Noel, in many of the same ways as those in the United States; gifts are given and a large meal is eaten. The holiday is celebrated on Dec. 25, and Pere Noel, the French Santa Claus, bri... More »

Little Christmas is an Irish holiday celebrated on Jan. 6, the feast of the Epiphany, according to Irish Examiner. It marks the end of the Christmas season. On this day, the Christmas tree and other decorations are taken... More »

Some possibilities for short Christmas skits are a retelling of the birth of Jesus, a piece that encourages giving and love or an act that shows how people can better handle holiday stress. One unique idea is to put a sp... More »

Christians celebrate Christmas to rejoice over the birth of Jesus Christ, who is believed to be the son of God. Others celebrate Christmas as a season of love, family and joy as well as a day of giving and receiving gift... More »

A specific person did not start Christmas, but Christmas is a traditional holiday celebrated by people throughout the world for different reasons. People find joy in exchanging gifts with one another and honoring religio... More »

Christmas, the 25th of December, is a Christian holiday that honors the birth of Jesus Christ over two thousand years ago. Since then, it has grown to become a worldwide religious and secular celebration. In a modern sen... More »