why do people celebrate christmas?

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  1. matherese profile image60
    mathereseposted 7 years ago

    Some people i spoke to said  they do for the remembrance of christ birth, some say it is just a day of festivity. What about you what do you say?

    1. waynet profile image67
      waynetposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I just want presents and to get drunk...sounds like a plan no?

  2. matherese profile image60
    mathereseposted 7 years ago

    Is that what you every year waynet?

    1. waynet profile image67
      waynetposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Fraid so! it's all about the presents and the drink and the mince pies.....one day though I'll start to give others presents lol!

  3. andygrant profile image56
    andygrantposted 7 years ago

    I celebrate Christmas to celebrate the birth of Jesus.

    1. profile image0
      Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Amen.

  4. craigb182 profile image60
    craigb182posted 7 years ago

    I think it is just a nice time where everyone can feel happy and contented and be with their families and get on. There is nothing like a good Christmas dinner as well!

  5. Polly C profile image93
    Polly Cposted 7 years ago

    For me it is a special day celebrated by getting together and spending time with family - and of course the kids are only interested in the presents.

  6. sofs profile image80
    sofsposted 7 years ago

    It is the message of hope, peace and joy to all mankind.. a time to love and give... that is Christmas to me..

  7. Pcunix profile image91
    Pcunixposted 7 years ago

    We never were religious, but our parents celebrated it, so we had the habit of decorations and gifts. 

    We stopped the gifts in 2004 and have been cutting back on decorating ever since. I don't know that we'll ever stop entirely, but we are getting close.  It's a silly holiday.

 
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