Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas (Stories Behind Books) by Ace Collins (2003-09-29)
Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas (Stories Behind Books) by Ace Collins (2003-09-29). The treasured traditions of Easter-little bunnies, parades, new Easter outfits, sunrise services, passion plays, and more-infuse our celebration of the season with meaning and glowing memories. And in ways you may not realize, they point us to the resurrection of Christ and our hope of life beyond the grave.
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Introduction: the history of the Easter Celebration - All glory, laud, and honor - Alas! and did my Savior bleed (at the cross?) -. - When I survey the wondrous cross - The history of Lent - Christ the Lord is risen today - Were you there - Je. . - When I survey the wondrous cross - The history of Lent - Christ the Lord is risen today - Were you there - Jesus paid it all - The history of Passion plays - Near the cross - I gave my life for thee - Hallelujah! Christ is risen - The tradition of sunrise services - Beneath the cross of Jesus - Crown Him with many crowns - Christ arose (lo, in the grave He lay) - The tradition of Easter parades - At Calvary - Blessed Redeemer - One day - The .
Spiritual insights, real-life tales, and captivating legends reveal the events and backgrounds that shaped the most beloved traditions and songs of Easter, from Easter eggs to sunrise services. Online Stores ▾. Audible Barnes & Noble Walmart eBooks Apple Books Google Play Abebooks Book Depository Alibris Indigo Better World Books IndieBound. Hardcover, 183 pages.
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Like many Easter traditions, the Easter bunny evolved out of ancient .
The missionaries adapted a tremendous amount of the cultures from where they were doing their work into the faith, in large part to make people feel comfortable," says Ace Collins, author of Stories Behind the Traditions and Songs of Easter. Eventually, the Christian celebration took the place of the pagan festival. Like many Easter traditions, the Easter bunny evolved out of ancient fertility and spring celebrations. The song Easter Parade, written by Irving Berlin in 1933 and popularized by Bing Crosby in the movie Holiday Inn(1942) captured the fanciful mood of this new tradition. RELATED: 17 Adorable Easter Outfits for Girls and Boys. 10 of 17. StockFoodGetty Images. ISBN13:9780310263159. Release Date:February 2007.
And, in ways you may not realize, they point us to the birth of.
And, in ways you may not realize, they point us to the birth of Christ. Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas reveals the people, places, and events that shaped the best-loved customs of this merriest of holidays. Here are spiritual insights, true-life tales, and captivating legends to intrigue you and your family and bring new luster and depth to your celebration of Jesus' birth. Ace Collins is the writer of more than sixty books, including several bestsellers: Stories behind the Best-Loved Songs of Christmas, Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas, The Cathedrals, and Lassie: A Dog's Life.
Even more amazing than the songs themselves is the fact that any survived at all. Many of these composers of spirituals . For the most part, their works were unpublished for decades and passed along only in the oral tradition. Many of these composers of spirituals could not read or write. A few songs were spread from the fields to small slave churches along roads via work gangs, and eventually to white churches and even large concert halls in both the South and North. Many, however, were lost, their inspirational lessons in song forgotten, as were the testimonies they contained
Some Easter traditions connect this name with Ishtar, the Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and fertility .
Some Easter traditions connect this name with Ishtar, the Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and fertility, or Eostre, an Anglo-Saxon goddess of spring. Doubtless, the Christian holiday was modeled after pagan celebrations of spring and fertility. However, its traditions also closely mimic Passover, and the last supper is believed by some to be a Passover Seder. European names still use this root for what they call Easter; in Spanish it is Pasqua, the French call it Paques, and the Italian name is Pasqua. Easter Myth: It’s important, but not as important as Christmas.