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Most of the Western world now recognizes Jan. 1 as “New Year’s Day,” but, just as is true with the majority of our American holidays and customs, the history of how we came to acknowledge and commemorate this particular date as the commencement of a new year is a bit less than straightforward.

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Tuesday, 25 December 2018 17:36

Christmas history Part I: When was Jesus born?

When was Jesus born? 

Why, Dec. 25 of Year One, you say? 

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