Holydays

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Holydays in General:

Steven Dilday, History of Holy Days: The Christian Sabbath/Lord’s Day, Christmas, Easter, Antichrist And Removing Monuments To Idolatry: Part One, Part Two, Part Three, Part Four, Part Five, Part Six, Part Seven (sermons)

Still Waters Revival Books’ Quotes on Holy Days (scroll down)

Still Waters Revival Books — Against Pagan and Roman Catholic Holy-days (Holidays) Like Christmas and Easter (Because of the Biblical Regulative Principle of Worship, the Second and Fourth Commandments, etc. – Reformation, Covenanters, Puritans, et al.) (scroll down for the information)

A Holy God and Holy Days by Robert McCurley (sermon)

Contradiction in Defense of Holy Days from The Puritans’ Network

Feast days and the Sabbath from Sola Scriptura

Holy Days from The Puritans’ Network

Holy Days? from Christian Doctrine

How to go about not celebrating holy days — a Puritanboard discussion

Jeremiah Burroughs on Holy Days of Men vs Holy Days of God — a Puritanboard discussion

On Good Intentions, Spiritual Disciplines, and Christian Freedom from the Heidelblog

Presbyterians Do Not Observe Holy-Days by Samuel Miller, D.D.

The Religious Observance of Christmas and ‘Holy Days’ in American Presbyterianism by Chris Coldwell

The Scriptural Regulative Principle of Worship from The Westminster Presbyterian

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Christmas:

A Christmas-Day Sermon by Samuel Davies

A Holy God and Holy Days by Rev. Robert McCurley

Celebrating Christmas? from Following Judah’s Lion

Christ’s Mass from Feileadh Mor

Christesmaesse from Feileadh Mor

Christmas and the Celebration of Christ’s Birth from Stand Still a While

Christmas and the Regulative Principle from A Puritan’s Mind

Christmas Condemned by Christ sermons by Greg Price

Christmas Examined pdf from Blue Banner

Christmas Examined: An Appeal to God’s People by Rev. Malcolm MacInnes

Christmas Examined: Holy Days of Men and Holy Days of God by G.I. Williamson

Christmas Examined: The Christian and Christmas from Blue Banner

Christmas Examined: Xmas by A.W. Pink

Christmas, from the Reformed Presbyterian Magazine, January 1851 from Confessions of a Raging Calvinist

Christmas is Spiritual Adultery from Let God Be True

CHRISTMAS, REFORMED ICONOCLASM, THE SCRIPTURAL LAW OF WORSHIP & WE NEED A NEW WAR AGAINST THE IDOLS! from SWRB on SermonAudio

Christmas – The Facts and the Fiction from The Burning Bush

Common Reasons Given by Christians for Celebrating Christmas from Garner Ted Armstrong

Concerning Red Cups, Coffee Companies, and Pseudo-Christian Things from The Confessional ARP

Deconstructing Krismass from Mint, Anise and the Cumin

Demystifying the Nativity Scene! Looking through Middle Eastern Eyes and Problems of Western Romanticism from Mint, Anise and the Cumin

Devil Worship from Reformed Lifestyle

Do Demons Love Christmas? from SWRB

Do you plan on celebrating Christmas? — a Puritan Board discussion

False Worship? The Christmas and Easter Debate from Biblical Landmarks

For Christians who don’t celebrate Christmas from Pilgrim’s Progress Revisited

God’s Word and the Church Calendar by Douglas W. Comin

“Have a Merry Pretend Day Christmas!” from Puritan News Weekly

In Their Very Bones from Feileadh Mor

Increase Mather’s Testimony on Holy Days – his understanding of Christmas from Pilgrim’s Progress revisited

Is Christmas Christian? from Remnant of God

Is Christmas in the Bible? from Truth Seekers Ministry

Is Christmas Scriptural? by G.I. Williamson

Is the Celebration of Christmas an Issue of Adiaphora? A Puritan Board discussion

Is the Keeping of Christmas Pleasing to the Lord? from Feileadh Mor

Let’s Keep Christ Out of Xmas! by Pastor Greg Wilson, Landmark Independent Baptist Church

Nadere Reformatie Contra Christmas from Virginia is for Huguenots

Practice of Celebrating “Christmas” – Practically Speaking from Scripture Songs

Pure Worship Leaves No Place for X-Mass or Ishtar Day from Crown of Christ

Roman ‘Christmas’ was like OURS: Expert claims ancient society gave jumpers, Kindle-like devices and suffered from indigestion from MailOnline

Samuel Miller’s Letter on Christmas Observance December 29, 1825 by Samuel Miller, D.D.

Saving Kirk from Christmas from Passion for Truth Ministries

Second and Fourth Commandment: Early Church on the Lord’s Nativity and Saturnalia The Pagan Day from Mint, Anise, and the Cumin

Should A Christian Celebrate Christmas? from My Journey to Separation

Should Christians Celebrate Christmas? from Worship God in Spirit and Truth

Should We Celebrate Christmas? “Somebody Cooked Your Goose” (4 parts) from Birthpangs

The best thing my mum ever did was cancel Christmas from MailOnline

The Bible’s Testimony Against Christmass from holdfast

The First Recorded Celebration of Christmas from Reformed Christian Heritage Studies

The Practice of Celebrating Christmas from Scripture Songs

The Religious Observance of Christmas and ‘Holy Days’ in American Presbyterianism by Chris Coldwell

The Silly Season by Rev. Matthew Winzer on the Puritan Board

The Truth About Christmas from ChristmasXmas (link currently not working)

This Do In Remembrance Of Me – Or Celebrate Christmas (Christ-mass)!? from Truth With Snares!?

What Fellowship Hath Christ With Belial? An examination of the religious celebration of Christmas in light of the Scriptural duty of separation and the Regulative Principle of worship by Douglas W. Comin at Comin Sense (archive)

Why I believe…God Hates Christmas! from Jesus is Savior (from a conservative Baptist point of view)

Why No Christmas or Easter? from Loughbrickland Reformed Presbyterian Church

Why Not Christmas from The Sifford Sojournal

Worshipping the Father in Spirit and in Truth from Pilgrim’s Progress Revisited

Xmas Exposed: A Case Against Christmas

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Easter:

Do not let your conscience be bound by Lent from Sola Scriptura

Easter from Feileadh Mor

Easter: A Satanic, Demonic, Pagan, Roman Catholic Holy Day Which God Abhors (A Violation of the Second and Fourth Commandments) by Matthew McMahon

Easter and Holy Week from Proto-Protestantism

Easter is Marked by Corrupt Fruit: Full Moon and Human Sacrifice from Liberty To The Captives

Easter: The Devil’s Holiday from A Puritan’s Mind

Easter — When Sweden’s Witches Come Out To Play from The Local (Sweden’s News in English)

False Worship? The Christmas and Easter Debate from Biblical Landmarks

God’s Word and the Church Calendar by Douglas W. Comin

On not celebrating Easter from Bayou Huguenot

Pure Worship Leaves No Place for X-Mass or Ishtar Day from Crown of Christ

Should I Care About Easter? from The Sola Scripturist

The Easter Season – is this celebration biblical? from Pilgrim’s Progress revisited

The Ishtar Parade from The Crown of Christ

Why No Christmas or Easter? from Loughbrickland Reformed Presbyterian Church

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Halloween:

A Word Concerning Halloween by Pastor Steven Dilday (sermon)

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Valentine’s Day

We Do Not Celebrate Valentine’s Day from Let God be True

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Birthdays: (something to ponder)

Birthdays: Pagan/Occult Origins & The Highest Of All Holy Days (Holidays) In The Satanic Bible from SWRB

Birthdays Under the Magnifying Glass of the Word from Homeschool How-To’s

Origins of Birthday Celebrations from Homeschool How-To’s

Why Not Birthdays from The Sifford Sojournal

Why Not Celebrate Birthdays – A Puritan Board discussion