Accordingto Sydney Smith a famous English wit, writer,and Anglican cleric once said, “Resolve to make at least one personhappy every day, and then in ten years you may have made three thousand, sixhundred and fifty persons happy, or brightened a small town by yourcontribution to the fund of general enjoyment.” This shows that nomatter your social status always keep in mind everything you gave; it will bereturn to you someday. It is time to take a deep breath, and realize thatChristmas and the New Year are two of the most awaited holidays in the wholeyear, both represent a charity, peace, love, and the opportunity to be reborn.Despite equality in the union of family, Christmas and New Year are differentto each other.
Tobegin, both Christmas and the New Year have a different meaning. 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 whileon December 31 is not a federal holiday, but it does fall in the holiday seasonat the end of the year. However, the New Year is aday that celebrates the end of a calendar year and the start of a new one. Thedate on which the New Year is celebrated differs from every culture andreligion, as they all follow their own calendars.
Itwill be a good way that you can spend time with the family. Although both of them usually celebrated fromdifferent ways, people celebrate Christmas includeexchanging gifts, decorating Christmas trees or garden with lights, attendingchurch, sharing meals usually consisting of turkey with family, and friendswaiting for Santa Claus to arrive. A lot of plays andcarols have an aspect of Christmas as a theme whilethe New Year is a day of mixed feelings for many people, it is a time tocelebrate the end of the year gone by and welcome what is in store in the NewYear.
Many people watch or light fireworks to mark the New Year, drink alcoholand dance.In addition, one of the few similarities between these twoholidays is the month. Both of them celebrated on December, the last month ofthe year, and everyone has been waiting for this month, very apart from thegifts, 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 oldfriends, work colleagues, friends from high school, where many meets tocelebrate these holidays. Both of them are holidays in the worldwide, whereeveryone celebrates them all around the world.
In conclusion, Christmas and the New Year are two commonholidays, although they are different in the ways of celebrated, the familyunites them. Especially in December is a moment of peace and love, evennon-Christians remember, with due reverence, the Son of God, this is the timewhat people forget jealousy, hatred, and selfishness. The spread of love andpeace among humankind is the supreme message of Christmas and the New Year it isa 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 itand overcome all those mistakes that you had so you can do something better inthe New Year.