What do you do during the 12 days of Christmas?

What do you do during the 12 days of Christmas?

Christians who celebrate the Twelve Days may give gifts on each of them, with each of the Twelve Days representing a wish for a corresponding month of the new year. They may feast on traditional foods and otherwise celebrate the entire time through the morning of the Solemnity of Epiphany.

How do we celebrate Twelfth Night?

Twelfth Night (holiday)

  1. Singing Christmas carols.
  2. chalking the door.
  3. merrymaking.
  4. having one’s house blessed.
  5. attending church services.

What are the 12 gifts for the 12 days of Christmas?

The gifts are:

  • A partridge in a pear tree,
  • Two turtle doves,
  • Three french hens,
  • Four calling birds,
  • Five gold rings,
  • Six geese a-laying.
  • Seven swans a-swimming,
  • Eight maids a-milking,

Why is it called the 12 Days of Christmas?

Christians have historically celebrated a period of 12 days surrounding Christmas. Christians believe that the 12 days of Christmas mark the amount of time it took after the birth of Jesus for the magi, or wise men, to travel to Bethlehem for the Epiphany when they recognized him as the son of God.

What do the 12 days of Christmas gifts represent?

The 12 days of Christmas is the period in Christian theology that marks the span between the birth of Christ and the coming of the Magi, the three wise men. It begins on December 25 (Christmas) and runs through January 6 (the Epiphany, sometimes also called Three Kings’ Day).

What do staff do for 12 days of Christmas?

Thanks to my Voxer family one “new” thing that I like to do fo our staff is the “12 days of Christmas”. People in our #WDTVS do things like cooking a staff dinner, arranging for a Santa to come give out gifts, to a veritable Pinterest board of creative gift giving.

What to do with the 12 days of Christmas?

Each day will bring a fun experience, a service opportunity, or favorite treat. I have planned this 12 Days of Christmas as a surprise for my kiddos. A secret door messenger will be leaving the special surprise each evening for my kiddos.

How to have a fun Christmas at work?

Keep a prize for the best dressed to make sure no one takes it lightly. The prize can perhaps be a two day holiday! Just see the way people will take efforts to dress well. Holiday at work is the best gift one can have, especially after the New Year! If you do not have a projector than you can always take one on rent.

What to make for Christmas lunch at work?

Have a proper Christmas lunch at work. Outsource the catering. And don’t forget to add a plum cake with a dash of rum and raisins on the menu. Other favourites include stuffed turkey/chicken (provided there are enough non-vegetarians) and casserole. If it is a small office, we know space would be a constraint.