to Sydney Smith a famous English wit, writer,
and Anglican cleric once said, “Resolve to make at least one person
happy every day, and then in ten years you may have made three thousand, six
hundred and fifty persons happy, or brightened a small town by your
contribution to the fund of general enjoyment.” This shows that no
matter your social status always keep in mind everything you gave; it will be
returning to you someday. Realize that Christmas and the New Year are two of
the most awaited holidays in the whole year, both represent a charity, peace,
love, and the opportunity to be reborn. Despite equality in the union of
family, Christmas and New Year are different to each other.
begin, both Christmas and the New Year have a different significance. Thus, Christmas is a holiday celebrated on December 24 to commemorate Jesus’s birth,
son of God. Christmas Day has been a federal holiday in the United States while
on December 31 is not a federal holiday, but it does fall in the holiday season
at the end of the year. However, the New Year is a
day that celebrates the end of a calendar year and the start of a new one. The
date on which the New Year is celebrated differs from every culture and
religion, as they all follow their own calendars.
will be a good way that you can spend time with the family.
Although both of them usually celebrated in
different ways, people celebrate Christmas; include
being in family, dancing, giving gifts to each other, going to the church, praying
to God for everything done, and decorating the tree with ornaments. A
lot of plays and carols have an aspect of Christmas as a theme while the New Year is a day of full emotions, it
is time to erase everything bad and create or
rebuild what is new. Many people watch or light fireworks, karaoke, drink
alcohol and dance.
In addition, one of the few similarities between these two
holidays is the month. Both of them celebrated on December, the last month of
the year, and everyone has been waiting for this month, very apart from the
gifts, parties and everything it is a moment that you spent with your family,
celebrated at the end of the month. It is a time where you start to meet old
friends, work colleagues, friends from high school, where many meets to
celebrate these holidays. Both of them are holidays in the worldwide, where
everyone celebrates them all around the world.
In conclusion, Christmas and the New Year are two common
holidays, although they are different in the ways of celebrated, the family
unites them. Especially in December is a moment of peace and love, even
non-Christians remember, with due reverence, the Son of God, this is the time
what people forget jealousy, hatred, and selfishness. The spread of love and
peace among humankind is the supreme message of Christmas and the New Year it is
a time to leave everything behind and start a new stage. If you made a mistake,
forget it, and leave it in the past because the new one is there to remedy it
and overcome all those mistakes that you had so you can do something better in
the New Year.