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Day: December 2, 2020

Origin of Christmas

Tom Martincic The following is a quote from the 2000 Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume 11; page 390. “During the later periods of Roman history, sun worship gained in importance and ultimately led to what has been called a ‘solar monotheism.’ Nearly all the gods of the period were possessed of Solar qualities, and both Christ and Mithra acquired the traits of solar deities. The feast of Sol Invictus (open unconquered Sun) on December 25th was celebrated with great joy, and eventually, this date was taken over by the Christians as Christmas,… Read more Origin of Christmas