The Christmas Tree Has A Very Rich Christian Religious Significance

The Christmas tree is a part of the celebration of Christmas with candles and ornaments that decorate fir trees or pines. Modern Christmas tree originated in Germany. On December 24 every year, the Germans set up a fir tree (the tree of the Garden of Eden) at home, and hung the biscuits on it, symbolizing the sanctuary (the mark of the Christian atonement). Modern use of all kinds of cookies instead of holy cookies, Christmas Tree but also often add a symbol of Christ candles. In addition, the interior also has a Christmas tower, is a wooden triangle structure, there are many small grid placed Christ statue, the tower decorated with evergreen foliage, candles and a star. Christmas Tree By the 16th century, the Christmas tower and the Garden of Eden were merged into a Christmas tree.

The meaning of the Christmas tree:

In fact, the Christmas tree has a very rich Christian religious significance, it can represent: the garden of the tree, the cross of Christ's life tree, John apostles in the "silent record" mentioned in the gods see the tree of life, Christmas Tree this tree Give birth to twelve sets of fruit for therapeutic effect every month. Christmas tree decoration and small gifts, more festive auspicious meaning.


The Christmas tree is probably derived from the religious drama of the early Middle Ages - the 'paradise', which will be staged in the temporary chapel or town square in Europe.

This drama tells the story of mankind from 'the creation of the grandparents' in the paradise' until the 'Jesus Christ was born in the cold.' On the stage there will always be a tree hanging from the apple, Christmas Tree a symbol of paradise trees.

Soon, people began a Christmas custom: at home 'paradise tree' hanging gift, Christmas Tree but also point the candle to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ for human recapture paradise.

Modern Christmas trees originated in Germany, and later gradually popular in the world, as Christmas celebrations in one of the most famous tradition. Often people in the Christmas before and after an evergreen plant such as pine into the house or outdoors, and decorated with Christmas lights and color decorations. And put an angel or star on top of the tree.