Little House on the Prairie

Season 1 Episode 15

Christmas at Plum Creek

Aired Wednesday 12:00 AM Dec 25, 1974 on NBC



  • Quotes

    • Carrie: What's Christmas?
      Charles: What's Christmas? Well, that's a very good question. Come on, let's see if I can show you. (carries her to the window) There. You see that star up there? The real big one? Now, a long, long time ago, a star like that appeared in the sky--of course, it was much bigger and much brighter. A lot of people saw that star, but only a few people knew what it meant. Some shepherds, some kings, and three Wise Men followed that star a long, long way, until they came to a manger. And you know what they found? A baby. Baby Jesus. And he was God's son, and God gave Him to the world because He loved us. So Christmas is the baby Jesus' birthday.