Christmas 2023: The biggest festival of the month of December is Christmas, which is celebrated on 25 December. Christmas is celebrated to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. It is believed that Jesus Christ is called the son of God. This festival of Christianity is celebrated with great pomp in the country and abroad.
On Christmas day, people of Christian religion go to church, pray and light candles. Also, decorate the Christmas tree at home and cut the cake. But do you know why Christmas is celebrated only on 25th December?
Why is Christmas celebrated only on 25th December?
There is no birth date of Jesus in the Christian Bible. But in Christianity it is believed that Christmas is celebrated every year on 25th December. Christmas got its name from Christ. It is said that Christmas was celebrated on December 25 during the reign of the first Christian Roman emperor. Since then, Pope Julius had announced to celebrate Christmas on 25th December.
This is how Lord Jesus was born.
Jesus’ mother Mary had a dream and in this dream she was predicted to give birth to Jesus, the son of the Lord. When Mary became pregnant and could not find a place to stay in Bethlehem for the night, one day when it was late at night and Mary could not find a suitable place to stay, she spent the night at the shepherd’s house. . The very next day, Mother Mary gave birth to Lord Jesus. It is believed that before the birth of Jesus there was more hatred, hypocrisy and greed in the world. But after the birth of Jesus, all the evils were ended and peace was brought to the world.
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