An annual church festival (December 25) and in some States a legal holiday, in memory of the birth of Christ, often celebrated by a particular church service, and also by special gifts, greetings, and hospitality.
The Feast of the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ celebrated on December 25th. The Christmas season extends through January 6, the Feast of the Epiphany.
Celebration of the birth of Christ on December 25. Also called The Nativity of our Lord.
Commemorates the event in which Christians believe, the Word of God became flesh and lived life as a human. The actual date of Jesus' birth is not known, and the date, December 25th was chosen by the western church.
A church festival celebrating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas is the time when we celebrate the birth of Jesus.
The festival which celebrates the birth of Jesus.
the Christ-Mass, that is, the Mass celebrating the birth of Christ (on Dec 25th)
A season of the Christian year following Advent and preceding Epiphany.
A designated day annually observed on the 25th. of December to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
a traditional holiday, which is celebrated by so many people
Celebration of the birth of Jesus, the second most important date in the Christian calendar. The exact date of Jesusâ€™ birth is not known, but in Rome, December 25 was chosen for this feast early in Christian history. In the East, the birth of Christ is celebrated on January 6 and is called Theophany, the feast known as Epiphany in the West.
Celebrates the birth of Jesus who Christians believe to be the Son of God. Christians focus on the incarnation of God becoming a man in this major festival.
the most widely celebrated Christian festival, which commemorates the birth of Christ.
A church festival observed annually on December 25 in memory of the birth of Jesus Christ
the annual celebration of Christ's birth: the selection of 25 December in the West was influenced by the Roman practice around the year 366AD
(December 25th) the celebration of the Nativity ( birth) of Christ in Bethlehem. The celebration lasts 12 days and is ended with Twelfth Night festivities. (BCP pp. 160 – 161, 212 – 213)
Christmas season starts on Christmas Day, celebrating Christ's birth. The colour of this season is white.
The season of the church year when we celebrate Christ's birth. The liturgical color of Christmas is white or gold.
A season of the Church which begins with the principal feast of the Birth of our Lord Jesus Christ on 25th December, and continues to the second Sunday after Christmas. The theme is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.
The approximate birthday of Jesus Christ, where all good Christian dutifully practice pagan rituals of giving each other presents and talking about fat men breaking and entering houses through chimneys.
Christmas is not only the day we celebrate Jesus' birth, it is a 12-day church season starting on December 25 (in the Western Church) and running until Epiphany on January 6. Traditionally, Christmas was not celebrated before Christmas. Thus, the tradition of waiting until Christmas eve before putting up a Christmas tree or decorations, and waiting until Christmas to sing Christmas music. Traditionally, Christmas was celebrated all 12 days of the Christmas season. Church The Church is described as a body of which Jesus Christ is the head. All baptized people everywhere are members of the Church, regardless of which branch they may be affiliated with.
The second major feast of the Church which celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ (Christ Mass). The date is 25th December and was not fixed on until the 4th century. The first Eucharist or Mass is celebrated at Midnight on Christmas Eve. This is one of the Church's most popular services.
An annual festival marked in Belgium by an unusually high number of receptions , the appearance of temporary ice rinks in town centres and by huge week-long markets featuring stalls selling cheap decorations, truly horrendous gift items and glasses of warm red wine spiced with cloves and cinnamon.
Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual holiday that marks the birth of Jesus of Nazareth. Christmas combines the celebration of Jesus' birth with various other traditions and customs, many of which were influenced by ancient winter festivals. Christmas traditions include the display of Nativity scenes, Holly and Christmas trees, the exchange of gifts and cards, and the arrival of Father Christmas (Santa Claus) on Christmas Eve.
Christmas is a worship album of Christian Contemporary music comprised of Christmas songs by the Hillsong Church.
Christmas is a 2004 album by Chris Isaak released on Warner Bros. Records.
Christmas is a song written by Pete Townshend and is the seventh song on the Who's rock opera Tommy. The song tells how on Christmas morning, Tommy's father (others claim it is both of Tommy's parents) is worried about Tommy's future, and soul. He claims "Tommy doesn't know what day it is/He doesn't know who Jesus was or what praying is," and he wonders "How can he be saved/From the eternal grave?"
Christmas is the fourth, usually referred to as third (see Refresh My Heart), album by Christian pop rock artist Rebecca St. James. It was released on October 7, 1997.
Christmas is a Christmas album by Duluth, Minnesota slowcore group Low, released in 1999 as a gift to fans.
Christmas is an album of Christian carols recorded by Don Moen. The Contemporary Christian album was released by Integrity/Hosanna! Music in 1990.
Christmas is the title of a 1981 album by Kenny Rogers featuring songs about or related to Christmas time. The album was a major success around the world and still sells today, although in some quarters (including the UK and USA) the title has changed to "Christmas Wishes". In other countries though, "Christmas" is still the title.
"Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" is a song by Darlene Love from the 1963 Christmas compilation album, A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector. The song was written by Phil Spector, along with Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich, with the intentions of being sung by Ronnie Spector of The Ronnettes. According to Darlene Love, Ronnie Spector was not able to put as much emotion into the song as needed, so Love was brought into the studio to record the song instead, which eventually became a big success.
Christmas is an album by Old Man Gloom.