Was December 25th observed by early Christians? Since that date does not come from the Bible, where did it come from? Whose birthday do Catholic and other scholars teach occurred on December 25th? Is December 25th a date that real Christians should observe? When was it first observed in Rome and Constantinople? When did the term 'Christmas" begin to appear?
A written article of related interest is titled "What do Catholic and other scholars teach about Christmas?" URL: http://www.cogwriter.com/christmas.htm