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Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

By Ace Collins
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.55 Stars

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On 2/23 Mary Miller wrote: What Christmas Traditions are your favorite? Have you ever wondered where on earth we get the traditions we use when we celebrate Christmas? You know, things like Christmas Cards. Advent, and Christmas trees just to name a few. Well, Ace takes us back in time to the times and places that these traditions ... Book Review:Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

Mary's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/25 Stephanie Dunsdon wrote: A hundred hearts would be too fewto carry all my love for you.- - Unknown - -Happy day to you, my wonderful friends!I want to thank all of youfor leaving such sweet comments on my last post.I truly appreciate your love and supportas I slow down on my blog.I look forward to "seeing" you each week.Today ... A Sweet Little LOVE Banner

Stephanie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/14 Name That Hymn wrote: Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas is the latest in a series of books that Ace Collins has written that contain short, digestible write-ups of historical subjects. In previous books, he’s written about the stories behind gospel songs, hymns that inspired America, and Christmas songs. ... Review of Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Name That Hymn's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/12 Blooming with Books wrote: Stories Behind the Great Traditions of ChristmasBy Ace CollinsThere are so many traditions involved with Christmas and all too often they are just done because it is the thing to do. But how often do we wonder about the reason behind these traditions and when they began?In Stories Behind the Great ... Stores Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas ~ Review

Blooming with Books' Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/7 Richard Jones wrote:  Ace Collins has really knocked it out of the park with this little book.I must have been in the perfect state of mind during the Christmas holidays because I blitzed through this book and then reread it because there was so much information that was interesting.The stories and legends behind so ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

Richard's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/2 lovemykidz316 wrote: I received the book Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas at the perfect time...right before Christmas. Of course, the title is pretty self explanatory of what this book is about. Within the pages you'll learn the why behind some of the ways we celebrate Christmas. From people places and ... Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

lovemykidz316's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/1 LifeLoveTruth wrote: This is a small volume, as most books about the Christmas season are. The front and back covers are red, in the spirit of Christmas. The author starts his material off with an Introduction. He then spreads his content over 26 total chapters. The book contains black and white illustrations. The book is ... STORIES BEHIND THE GREAT TRADITIONS OF CHRISTMAS, by Ace Collins

LifeLoveTruth's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/1 teacherreader44 wrote: I’ve heard throughout the years that Christmas trees are pagan. Santa Claus is pagan. Decorations are pagan. And yet they are all a part of the Christian Christmas . . . and what exactly is pagan afterall, besides a word wrapped in unholy disgust? I never quite understood. Stories Behind the Great ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

teacherreader44's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/24 Kathleen Bailey wrote: I loved this book. I was expecting it to cover the Christian meanings behind the holiday traditions because its from a Christian publisher but the book was very honest and explained the pagan meanings behind the holidays and how they were transformed into Christian symbols. I think we can be honest about ... Must Read for the Christmas Season

Kathleen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/24 Teadrinker wrote: Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins has all the information you need if you want to find out how a Christmas tradition began.This book details how almost any Christmas tradition that you can think of got started. Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas shares how ... Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins

Teadrinker's Rating:

5 Stars