Why does Christmas matter to Christians? (Glos 1.3)

Published: September 4, 2017



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For schools using Understanding Christianity, this unit corresponds to unit 1.3 Incarnation: Why does Christmas matter to Christians?

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Charity alternative gifts
Christmas gift boxes
Artwork: Botticelli’s ‘Mystic nativity’
Artwork: Aertsen’s ‘Adoration of the Magi’
Artwork: Strozzi’s ‘Adoration of the kings’


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