Christmas day”, is as the name suggests “the holiday which the saint infant is born”; But the saint infant refers is a Savior who Christianity believes in---Jesus; Therefore, Christmas day is called the Christmas day. According to Christianity's view, the common people all committed a crime, destroyed and between God's relations. But because God loves the common people, therefore dispatches him the only son---Jesus is born the manner, makes reparations for the common people, lets between God and the common people belongs to again.
Jesus is born in Judea's Bethlehem city, his mother Maria is pregnant by way of the Holy Ghost gives birth to him. Not only Jesus has ability which treats an illness to exorcise demons, moreover also frequently gratefully selects Judaism person in power's mistake and false; Therefore prepares is been hostile to, finally, by his of a Judas 12 disciples betrays, moreover is nailed tight on the cross. After three days, Jesus reactivated, after looks like the disciple developing to ascend to heaven, completes God to redeem the plan. Jesus's follower in order to commemorate Jesus, afterwards then the day which was born by Jesus---On December 25 is the Christmas day.
2006-11-18 09:57:26 補充：
Christianity is world one of four big religions; However, it is not the native place religion. The Tang Dynasty first year, it once spread to China, but was not called “Christianity” at that time, but was called “Nestorian religion”, after also period of time vanished.
2006-11-18 09:58:38 補充：
After Ming Dynasty, only then spreads to China. To the Qing Dynasty, has allowed the missionary to do missionary work publicly, Christianity slowly is in vogue in China. (Christmas day) this name is “the Christ mass” shrinks the character.
2006-11-18 09:59:24 補充：
The mass is the church one kind of week ceremony. The Christmas day is a religious festival. We treat as it Jesus's birthday to celebrate, thus other name Christmas day. This day, the world all Christian church all holds the special week ceremony.