Christmas by Sara 7b


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Christmas by Sara 7b

  1. 1. C h r i s t m a s
  2. 2. S o m e t h i n g a b o u t A d v e n t <ul><li>Advent is a time of preparation for the feast of Christmas. In Christianity, Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas and ends on Christmas Eve. </li></ul><ul><li>The colour of Advent is violet . </li></ul><ul><li>The period of Advent, began on 11 November at St. Martin’s day and strictly as Lent. Advent is seen as a time refraining from celebrations and festivals. </li></ul>
  3. 3. A d v e n t w r e a t h o n t h e f i r s t S u n d a y o f A d v e n t
  4. 4. <ul><li>- i n Advent, we make and place the Advent wreath on the table, with four candles. It symbolizes the four Sundays in Advent . </li></ul>
  5. 6. M e a n i n g o f t h e w o r d s C h r i s t m a s <ul><li>Croatian word Christmas is actually its miniature word of God, is taken as the name of the holiday season, and shows that on this day God is born - Jesus. Christmas is a Christian holiday that we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. </li></ul>
  6. 7. C h r i s t m a s d e c o r a t i o n i n t h e p a s t i n C r o a t i a <ul><li>Hay under the table for children to play. </li></ul><ul><li>Red apples as ornaments and candles. </li></ul><ul><li>Christmas wreath and mistletoe. </li></ul>
  7. 8. F e a s t o f S t . L u c i j a <ul><li>- we seed the wheat on the feast of Lucija (13th December) so it can grow green on Christmas Eve </li></ul><ul><li>- seeding of wheat, which in Catholic symbolism, represents life, invokes God's blessing on the family, the coming year and crops </li></ul>
  8. 9. W h e a t
  9. 10. M y f a v o u r i t e f i l m s o n C h r i s t m a s <ul><li>H o m e a l o n e </li></ul><ul><li>S h r e k </li></ul>
  10. 11. M y f a v o u r i t e s o n g s o n C h r i s t m a s <ul><li>W h i t e C h r i s t m a s </li></ul><ul><li>F l a k e s f a l l </li></ul><ul><li>M e r r y C h r i s t m a s </li></ul>
  11. 12. C h r i s t m a s <ul><li>I like Christmas because we are all together, I get presents, and because we all together decorate the Christmas tree and have fun. I would like for others that they can spend Christmas with family. </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Made by: Sara Posavec </li></ul>