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Santa Claus is a mythical man who has even more gifts to give than his story has ever told us. That jovial and magical man who adores reindeer and arrives amidst the sound of sleigh bells. He hails from the North Pole where elves have been toiling away on presents just. The truth about Santa Claus and some Christmas’ past 12 Pubs of Christmas, office parties, Santa Claus visit, Christmas day outfit, carol singing.

Celebrating. Celebrating the fact that we have made it through another year; thankful for the friends and family we still have, throwing all caution to the wind and spending next year’s.

· The TRUTH about Santa Claus: The ‘real’ Father Christmas is patron saint of PROSTITUTES. The big guy in the North Pole has been the traditional Christmas gift-giver for hundreds of years now.

But his dark past is a fairly untouched subject. Look away now kids. Telling kids the truth about Santa does not take away the magic of Christmas. The fun of Santa is playing the “Santa game”: writing a letter to Santa, leaving out cookies and milk, having the gifts appear magically overnight! You can still play the “Santa game” (I did and I still do!) and have all the magic of Christmas without lying to your kids.

· Parents and experts share helpful ways to navigate this tricky situation while keeping the magic of Christmas alive. that there’s no Santa Claus reaction to the truth about Santa. · Santa’s Not the Only Thing That Makes Christmas Special. My son was on the older side of things when he asked me about Santa. He was probably 11 or so, so he approached the topic soberly.

I think he had already made up his mind about the existence of Santa Claus, or lack thereof, and it was more about how I was going to Graham Techler. The Shocking Truth about Christmas by: Dr. Russell K. Tardo “We Americans take Santa Claus, presents, holly, trees, carol singing and all the other pleasant Christmas customs very much for granted.

How intriguing it is to trace them to their Size: 73KB. · THE LEGEND OF SANTA CLAUS. So, it seems Christmas brings people together, and makes them safer. However, it is still about buying presents for children – about long-maintained childhood myth and parental subterfuge. The legend of Santa Claus itself does have a number of mental health clinicians bemoaning the issue of, essentially.

· I want to tell you exactly who the REAL Santa Claus is. The facts. Santa Claus was born almost 2, years ago, only a few hundred years after Jesus. He lived in Turkey. He was an important man there, and he became famous for giving. secretly. He gave so that the person receiving the gift did not know who it came from.

Many people want to have Santa look just like them. · Instead of Jesus being the focus during the Christmas season, this imaginary and highly commercialized version of an actual person (yes, Saint Nicholas was a historic person from the 4th century) has infiltrated the homes of many Christians. Discovering the truth about Santa Claus.

Shop Gazetteer Gallery About Us. Search St. Nicholas Center. Search. Who is Santa Claus? Are they the same? Find out here. Around the World Santa's Prayer Legend of Saint-Nicolas (revisited by children). · The Truth About Santa Claus. Once upon a time, a long time ago by journalistic standards, a little girl wrote a letter to The Sun, a New York City newspaper.

Little Virginia O’Hanlon, eight years old, had a very important question to ask: Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. · Santa Claus has nothing to do with Christmas either, but was originally an invention of Coca-Cola. The only testimony to this is the red and white suit of Santa Claus. Santa Claus was used to market their product even better and more effectively. · Let's start with the truth: Santa Claus is real.

New York Sun 's newspaper reported it in There are historical records about St. Nick going all the way back to the 3rd Century. · The truth which was this: Santa and the spirit of Christmas does indeed exist in so many ways, though he may not come down the chimney as we are traditionally led to believe as youngsters.

With two children of my own, I dreaded the day when I would be asked this same question because I am such a big Christmas person. The name "Santa Claus" is a corruption of the name "St. Nicholas," a Roman Catholic bishop who lived in the 5th century. Look in the Encyclopedia Britannica, volume 19, pageswhere you'll read: "St. Nicholas, bishop of Myra, a saint honored by the Greeks and Latins on the sixth of December.

· I would argue the magic of Christmas can be even stronger if they know the truth about Santa from the beginning. Kids play make-believe all the time and they find joy in that.

They can pretend to be superheroes, cowboys, doctors, or whatever they want. They know none of it is real but that doesn’t make playing less fun. · Some Christians today say there’s nothing wrong with any modern holiday traditions as long as the celebration is around Jesus. Others say Christians should not lie to their children and should have nothing to do with Santa Claus because of the greed and materialism this season produces.

But this leads to more questions. Directed by Chris Bayon. With John Amos, Chris Bayon, Kevin Dotcom Brown, Kevin P. Farley. A man who does not want children but, after a "run-in" with Santa, finds the true "gift" of 9886457.ruor: Chris Bayon. · According to Business Insider, Santa Claus as we know him arrived ina fully fleshed-out amalgamation of St. Nicholas, Sinterklaas, Odin, those creepy German gift-giving stalkers, Father Christmas, and Sante Claus.

In "Twas The Night Before Christmas," which is still a traditional Christmas Eve read for families all over the world, Santa was portrayed as a rotund, "jolly old elf" who.

· Why I want to tell the truth about Santa Claus. Christmas, but it is the first Christmas that she has some awareness of. She refers to all the Christmas decorations in store fronts as “chrissy-mas mess” and is so delighted by it all. She knows about snow, and snowmen, and christmas trees. She hasn’t quite got to grips with Santa Claus. · For several hundred years, circa toSt. Nicholas was the unchallenged bringer of gifts and the toast of celebrations centered around his feast day, December 6.

The Truth About Santa Claus Movie. likes · 5 talking about this. Learn The Truth About Santa Claus! Movie coming Christmas, Kids are awesome Parenting is hard (but awesome) Christmas. · Santa would leave a Christmas stocking at the foot of Boxjellyblues‘s bed in time for Christmas morning.

“One year, when I was about six, Santa bumped into my bedroom door in the dark.” The voice shouting “Oh, [bleep]” was unmistakably Boxjellyblues‘s dad. Don’t miss the 13 greatest Christmas movies of all time.

Its roots: According to the popular view, the Santa Claus myth owes its origin to Saint Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra in Asia Minor, now Turkey. “Virtually everything written about St. Nicholas is based on legends,” says The Christmas Encyclopedia.

· Book Description: “The Big Secret, The Whole and Honest Truth About Santa Claus is an irresistible instant classic no parent should be without! This feel-good picture book helps parents with the inevitable question "Is Santa real?". With honors from Mom's Choice Awards and appearing on the cover of Publisher's Weekly, The Big Secret "teaches everything" but allows your child to control when /5(15). · Santa is a teacher, and I have been his student, and now you know the secret of how he gets down all those chimneys on Christmas Eve: he has help from all Home Country: San Francisco.

You’ll find the proof right here. For this is a Christmas tale that includes Santa Claus, gifts under the tree, stockings hung on the fireplace and Christmas Eve miracles, magic and snow — yet it’s factual, historical, and remains true to the traditional Christmas story set in Bethlehem two millennia ago. The truth behind Santa Claus: it will shock your world.

By Video_Game_King Decem 72 Comments. Christmas time is here once again, and as you guys have noticed, I've been preaching the evils of Santa since such a time began. Miraculously, this book tells the real truth about Santa Claus in a way that makes it even more joyous and beautiful. If you have young children and celebrate this aspect of Christmas, you need this book at some point. If you'd rather not deceive your children about the reality of /5().

· After Lucy learned the truth about the Tooth Fairy that year, she put two and two together and wrote her mom a letter about Santa. "I sat down and wrote the reply, and I gave it to her Author: Katia Hetter, CNN. Just that there is not a real, living, breathing person of Santa Claus who brings her presents. But that we grown-ups do it to carry on the legend of St. Nicholas. And how interesting it is that in many different countries and cultures around the world some sort of giving person/being exists in legends.

So I rate this book with 4 stars/5(20). The song “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town”, written by John Frederick Coots and Haven Gillespie in has immortalized this dominant figure of Christmas Culture. “You better watch out, you better not cry, Better not pout, I’m telling you why, Santa Claus is comin’ to town. · “Christmas is going to be exciting and fun and enjoyable whether kids know the truth about Santa or not.

In the same way that I can watch a movie that I know is complete fiction and still find the movie tremendously enthralling, our children can know the truth about Santa and still find Christmas every bit as exciting,” he says. All of these and the story of Santa Claus are directly taken from pagan practises of old.

You only need to check Wikipedia to learn that "Christmas as a festival includes elements of the Roman feast of the Saturnalia and the birthday of Mithra as described in the Roman cult of Mithraism". · A friend of mine was stunned when, after he revealed the truth about Santa Claus to his child, the child responded, “But Jesus is real, right?” The child clearly linked the two concepts and. To my friends whose sons now know the “truth” about Santa, here’s what I know.

Ina time when cynicism is prized and information is accessible everywhere, your sons believed in Santa Claus for 14 years because your love made it plausible to believe in magic. No parent could ask better for their child. Merry, merry Christmas. · I heard questions within questions: is there a Santa Claus, what is Christmas if there isn’t, and, most important, can I trust you to tell me the truth, Dad? At the heart of each question I heard my son asking if he could still believe what he had believed all his life.

Eight years ago, Paul Sheets fell into the role of Santa Claus fairly naturally. You have permission to edit this article.

Edit Close. Login. E-Paper full of Truth, is what Christmas is about. Christmas - Celebration of LIGHT and LOVE The TRUTH about SANTA CLAUS Index of all Pages - Alphabetical Register - Seminars: There is this wonderful, HEART-warming story of eight-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon from New York, who wrote to the New York daily Newspaper 'Sun' around Christmas of and asked, if Santa Claus really exists, because her father had said that whatever the 'Sun'.

· Is it okay to tell our child that Santa Claus and the like are real? many children are devastated to find out the truth about Santa. on Christmas morning there. · Gregory Mone, author of “The Truth About Santa: Wormholes, Robots and What Really Happens on Christmas Eve,” is a contributing editor at Popular Science magazine.

At this point, my daughters are too young to ask the tough questions about Santa, but when the cross-examination does begin someday, I will be ready with a series of scientific. The How to Survive a Robot Uprising of Christmas: a dynamically illustrated, futuristic case for the scientific possibility that Santa Claus really exists. We all know Santa Claus: fat, jolly, omniscient, swift. Lives in a nice home in the Arctic, with the missus and a pack of elves.

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