Other Xmas facts
- Only last year did I discover that Christ was not born on December 25. It is unknown when He was actually born but we celebrate it on the 25th of December to overshadow a pagan festival.
- Happy Holidays came from Happy Holy Days.
- The wise men did not come to see Jesus until he was a toddler or older.
- Xmas is derived from the Greek alphabet which means Christ.
- Christmas didn't become popular until the 19th century. Celebrations and caroling were outlawed and called the Blue Laws. It was expected to be a solemn day.