Has the Church completely ignored the coming of the new year? An old treasury of unutilized material exists from the past. We offer a short sketch of where our calendar came from and “A Prayer for the Coming New Year”.
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Christ was prefigured, He was pre-announced, His coming was foretold, right from the very start, in the Garden of Eden, and in so many other ways. No other person in history was foretold, except Christ! Does this show that He is divine? Yes, it does!
Centuries before our Savior was born, the prophets of the Old Testament, inspired by the Spirit of God, saw and proclaimed His Birth. David (1,000 B.C.), Micah and Isaiah (800-700 B.C.) wrote the first Christmas hymns before the birth of the Lord.