Why is Christmas on the 25th?
Why did they chose December 25 for Christmas?
The Roman Christian historian Sextus Julius Africanus dated Jesus's conception to March 25, which, after 9 months, is December 25. Hence, the birth date was decided.
Why is Christmas on 24th or 25th?
Jesus was, after all, Jewish. That explains why, for many, Christmas starts at sundown on 24 December. The 25 is then considered the 'Holy day', which is spent praying and resting—basically minding your own business!
Is December 25 a pagan day?
Who was born on 25 December in the Bible?
Who decided that Jesus was born on December 25?