https://www.whychristmas.com/customs/25th.shtml

Why we traditionally celebrate Christmas Day on 25th December and when other people ... Christmas is celebrated to remember the birth of of Jesus Christ, who ...

https://www.history.com/news/why-is-christmas-celebrated-on-december-25

Dec 24, 2012 ... Most Christians today probably can't imagine Christmas on any other day than December 25, but it wasn't always that way. In fact, for the first ...

https://www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/people-cultures-in-the-bible/jesus-historical-jesus/how-december-25-became-christmas/

Dec 25, 2018 ... How did December 25 come to be associated with Jesus' birthday? ... As far as we can tell, Christmas was not celebrated at all at this point.

https://www.southernliving.com/christmas/real-history-christmas-day-december-25

Dec 1, 2017 ... On December 25th, nine in 10 Americans will celebrate Christmas, but few understand why. Everyone knows the trappings associated with the ...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2015/12/25/why-is-christmas-on-dec-25-a-brief-history-lesson-that-may-surprise-you/

Dec 25, 2015 ... Christmas is on Dec. 25, but it wasn't always. Dec. 25 is not the date mentioned in the Bible ... The earliest Christians did not celebrate his birth.

https://davidjeremiah.blog/why-do-we-celebrate-christmas-on-december-25/

Dec 25, 2018 ... We often think of the Nativity as the “first Christmas.” But was it? It depends upon what is meant by the word Christmas. If we mean the birthday ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ observed on .... The first recorded Christmas celebration was in Rome on December 25, 336. ..... For then we scarcely did it know, / Whether it Christmas were or no.

http://theconversation.com/how-did-we-come-to-celebrate-christmas-66042

Dec 13, 2016 ... Before Christmas became child-centred, Father Christmas was the personification ... Why do we celebrate the birth of Jesus on 25 December?

https://classicalwisdom.com/culture/traditions/why-do-we-celebrate-christmas-on-the-25th-of-december/

Dec 26, 2018 ... Why is Christmas celebrated on December 25th? The popular answer is that it is Jesus' birthday. However, it is necessary to reconsider that ...

https://www.gty.org/library/questions/QA68/why-do-we-celebrate-christmas-on-december-25

The decision to celebrate Christmas on December 25 was made sometime during the fourth century by church bishops in Rome. They had a specific reason for ...