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The carol, it is said, was a catechism song for Catholics to learn "the tenets of their faith," as they could not openly practice in Anglican society [source: Snopes.com].While many still hold the idea of a coded hymn to be true, there's no substantive evidence that this was the case, nor is there any evidence that the verses contain anything uniquely Catholic.
"Debbie Macomber's Trading Christmas" (2011), 6 a.m. During the holiday season, "The Twelve Days of Christmas" is heard everywhere from shopping malls to television commercials to church functions.Everywhere you go, you can hear about Two Turtle Doves, Seven Swans-a-Swimming and Eleven Pipers Piping. What does a song about doves, hens and geese have to do with Christmas?The first publication date for The Twelve Days of Christmas (The 12 Days of Christmas) was 1780.back to top The twelve days of Christmas in the song are the twelve days between the birth of Christ (Christmas, December 25) and the coming of the Magi (Epiphany, January 6).It is possible that "The Twelve Days of Christmas" has been confused with (or is a transformation of) a song called "A New Dial" (also known as "In Those Twelve Days"), which dates to at least 1625 and assigns religious meanings to each of the twelve days of Christmas (but not for the purposes of teaching a catechism).
In a manner somewhat similar to the memory-and-forfeits performance of "The Twelve Days of Christmas," the song "A New Dial" was recited in a question-and-answer format.
"A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride" (2008), 2 p.m.
Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas" (2000), 9 p.m.
Tim Burton's "The Nightmare Before Christmas" (1993), p.m.
"National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" (1989), 10 p.m.
Some pagan somewhere celebrated something every day of the year; it's a fact!