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Old Dec 23, '04, 11:31 am
sek sek is offline
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Default What is the original date of Christmas?

Hello:

Can someone please provide me with a link to a defense of why we celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25th? A fundamentalist I know is telling me that "...you know Jesus was not born in the Winter...". I know there is a good defense for this, but I can't seem to find it.

Merry Christmas!
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Old Dec 23, '04, 1:42 pm
Fr. Vincent Serpa Fr. Vincent Serpa is offline
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Default Re: What is the original date of Christmans?

Dear sek,

The Original Catholic Encyclopedia has more than you want to know:Merry Christmas!

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