Angels are mentioned all throughout the stages of the life of Christ.
Of course, Jesus was born at the end of September or early October, not during winter or on December 25th. There is no reason to keep these beautiful Christmas carols from being sung all throughout the year.
Thanksgiving is perhaps the most purely religious holiday we celebrate in the US.
I want to thank Him on this Father’s Day. He is my redeemer and Lord and such a great comforter. He is King and the keeper of my soul. He is intimately acquainted with all my ways and I love Him.
All through the Old Testament God required atonement. During this whole period, He knew He would provide the way out, and for sin to be dealt with once and for all. The resurrection then sealed the path for us to live wholly well for eternity, not with the condition of sin for eternity! Isn’t that a beautiful thing?
St. Patrick’s Day has grown into a holiday celebration that includes not only shamrocks, but also leprechauns, the Blarney stone, a pot of gold, the color green and well.
People giving thanks to God for the harvest and for sustenance is not simply a holiday related to modern history. It dates all the way back to the early days of Israel as a nation