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What is a possible reason why Christmas is celebrated on December 25?
The Bible does not specifically mention the exact birthday of Jesus. Around the 2nd century, some Christians believed that His conception was on March 25, and birth was nine months later. It has also been pointed out that Saturnalia the pagan feast of Saturn, held on December 25, was replaced by Christmas after Rome embraced Christianity.
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What does the Feast of Epiphany commemorate?
“Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying, “Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” Matthew 2:1-2.
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What holiday celebrates the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt?
“And when you come to the land that the Lord will give you, as he has promised, you shall keep this service. And when your children say to you, ‘What do you mean by this service?’ you shall say, ‘It is the sacrifice of the Lord’s Passover, for he passed over the houses of the people of Israel in Egypt, when he struck the Egyptians but spared our houses.’” And the people bowed their heads and worshiped.” Exodus 12:25-27.
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What holiday, also called Day of Atonement is considered the holiest day on the Jewish calendar?
“And it shall be a statute to you forever that in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, you shall afflict yourselves and shall do no work, either the native or the stranger who sojourns among you. For on this day shall atonement be made for you to cleanse you. You shall be clean before the Lord from all your sins.” Leviticus 16:29-30.
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What is Rosh Hashanah?
“And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, “Speak to the people of Israel, saying, In the seventh month, on the first day of the month, you shall observe a day of solemn rest, a memorial proclaimed with blast of trumpets, a holy convocation. You shall not do any ordinary work, and you shall present a food offering to the Lord.” Leviticus 23:23-25.
Rosh Hashanah is also known as the “Day of Trumpets.”
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What is celebrated on Pentecost Sunday?
“When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested on each one of them. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave them utterance.” Acts 2:1-4.
Pentecost takes place 50 days after Easter.
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What did Jesus say during the Last Supper”?
“And he took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, saying, “This is my body, which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” Luke 22:19.
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What Christian occasion begins on Ash Wednesday and is marked by repentance, sacrifice, and concludes with the celebration of Easter?
Lent begins on Ash Wednesday and concludes with the celebration of Easter.
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Why is Good Friday, a day when Jesus was crucified, be called “Good”?
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What does the Easter egg represent?
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