History of Christmas Celebration

Visual History of Christmas Traditions Infographic by Balsam Hill

About Scot McKnight

Scot McKnight is a recognized authority on the New Testament, early Christianity, and the historical Jesus. McKnight, author of more than fifty books, is the Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, IL.

  • jeff stewart

    Where’s Mannheim Steamroller?
    There are those who complain about the “secularization of Christmas.” I’ve never really understood that. It’s like objecting to someone other than you cheating on another man’s wife. It’s like objecting to illegal immigration as a beneficiary of those who in essence did just the same.

  • Mike M

    Jeff? How has the “secularization of Christmas” got anything to do with the Old Testament emphasis on polygamy? And what does the bible say about illegal aliens?