Christmas and the Spirit of Survival
Date:
Dec. 21, 1952
Description:
Dec. 21, 1952. Running time: 29:20. Thurman briefly reviews the historicity of the nativity of Jesus Christ and the eastern and western traditions surrounding the dates on which the birth of Jesus Christ is celebrated. The nativity of Jesus Christ is a myth in the sense that it provides an explanation for the timeless questions of the human spirit concerning the origin and destiny of humanity. Ultimately, Thurman affirms his belief in the story of Christmas and the meaning of Christmas.
Associated Personal Entities:
Clark, Badger, 1883-1957
Jesus Christ
Associated Subjects:
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Myth in the Bible
Christmas
Bible. N.T. Gospels