VIDEO | by GeoBeats

Origins of Christmas Tree Decorations

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
  • Loading...

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

VIDEO DESCRIPTION:
Learn how the tradition of Christmas tree decorations got started. Many legends surround the beginnings of Christmas tree ...
decorations. One of the most popular such legends proposes that it began with St Boniface, in Germany around the 1st century. St. Boniface happened upon a pagan ritual involving an oak tree, and, enraged, cut it down. A miracle occurred when out of the roots rose a young fir tree. St. Boniface then believed the tree to be a gift from God and as such deserving of adoration.
Posted: 12/05/2010 | Views: 5,038 | Duration: 00:46
More Info

Comments


YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Loading...

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE