The Craswall Christmas Quiz Answers



  1. It was the day after Christmas when the servants received their Christmas ''box'', in some cases made up of leftovers from the previous day's Christmas feast.
  2. Mistletoe
  3. Nadolig Llawen
  4. 7th of January
  5. Four
  6. The 12 days begin on Christmas day and run through to Epiphany, the date we celebrate the visit of the Magi to Jesus and Mary,  the 6th of January
  7. Bing Crosby's ''White Christmas''
  8. on the feast of Stephen, the 26th of December
  9. Crown, a carol collected by English folklorist Cecil Sharp
  10. The Grinch green
  11. Germany and Queen Victoria
  12. False
  13. False
  14. gold, frankincense and myrrh
  15. The shepherds
  16. an angel appeared to them saying ''do not be afraid I bring you good news'' accompanied by a great company of the heavenly host singing the praises of God.
  17. Bethlehem
  18. Egypt
  19. In popular telling of the nativity story Mary travels on a donkey to Bethlehem and after Jesus' birth on to safety in Egypt but it's not actually mentioned in the stories in Matthew and Luke
  20. Matthew and Luke