Christmas Traditions: Why We Do What We Do
We’ve all come to know December 25th as Christmas. But why, when, and how did the Church establish this feast day and settle on the date? What does the Christmas tree symbolize? What is the meaning of the magi’s journey to Bethlehem? Why do the gospels present two different versions of Jesus’ birth? Follow a trusted teacher through such intriguing questions as he helps us understand WHY we do what we do in our Catholic Christmas traditions. With this added knowledge, we can open our eyes anew to the significance of the Advent and Christmas seasons. Pamphlet.