Episode 60 – Quest for the Historical Santa Claus: Bishop Nicholas of Myra

Episode 60 – Quest for the Historical Santa Claus: Bishop Nicholas of Myra
History of Christianity
History of Christianity
Episode 60 - Quest for the Historical Santa Claus: Bishop Nicholas of Myra
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In this special Christmas episode, we look at the figure who would be the inspiration for the popular Santa Claus. While some Christians see Santa as a threat to Jesus, Nicholas of Myra was actually a devoted follower of Jesus who was known for his piety and generosity. In this episode, we look at how Nicholas became our Santa Claus.

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