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Digital story of the Nativity

Since it was uploaded two years ago, the video has been viewed more than 12 million times on YouTube, here’s the description: “How social media, web and mobile tell the story of the Nativity. Christmas story told through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google, Wikipedia, Google Maps, GMail, Foursquare, Amazon… Times change, the feeling remains the same.”

3 thoughts on “Digital story of the Nativity

  1. Cute, but what is really being celebrated is based on Greco Roman and mixed Pagan beliefs. The chief basis of this is the god Mithras, who was born on the Winter Solstice, died on the Spring Solstice and whose death brought the believe “salvation.” Mithras was quite popular among the Romans- there is even a small shrine to him that is preserved located in the City of London.

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