Stories behind the great traditions of Christmas

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What are the stories and origins behind Christmas traditions such as the colors of red and green, the Christmas tree, caroling, nativity scenes, the Yule log, gift-giving, stockings, advent wreaths, mistletoe, and holly? Much like Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas, this captivating book, Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas, tells the real inspiration behind the special symbols and acts that have come to mean so much at Christmas. The stories behind these different traditions not only fascinate the reader, but bring new understanding and meaning to each aspect of holiday celebrations. Written in a devotional style, weaving faith with history, Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas is an entertaining and meaningful addition to the library of anyone who loves Christmas. A wonderful gift, this book also makes a wonderful companion to Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas.
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subject_facetChristmas
Christmas decorations
Electronic books
Holidays
RELIGION / Holidays / Christmas & Advent
title_displayStories behind the great traditions of Christmas
title_fullStories behind the great traditions of Christmas / Ace Collins ; illustrations by Clint Hansen
Stories behind the great traditions of Christmas [electronic resource] Collins, Ace.
title_shortStories behind the great traditions of Christmas
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Christmas decorations
Electronic books
Holidays