Biblically Based ⋅ Honoring Yeshua ⋅ Upholding Torah
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|Booklet (20 Pages)
Believers are constantly looking at ways to please and serve God. As a result, many have questioned the celebration of Christmas and its true origins. Some suggest this did not originate from the birth of Yeshua, but from a pagan holiday. Let’s look at the evidence we do have in order to better understand this debate. The celebration of Christmas has become a debate even among Christians, resulting in many moving away from celebrating this holiday. But does the evidence really point to a pagan holiday? What evidence do we have for pagan origins? Some have suggested good reasons why the Church chose this day to celebrate the birth of the Messiah.