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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advent_wreath

The Advent wreath, or Advent crown, is a Christian tradition that symbolizes the passage of the ... It is usually a horizontal evergreen wreath with four candles, sometimes with a fifth, ... In other Protestant churches, especially in the United Kingdom, it is more common for Advent wreaths to have four red candles ( reflecting their ...

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A Baptist friend asked me about the Advent wreath its history, meaning, etc. ... There is evidence of pre-Christian Germanic peoples using wreathes with lit candles during ... The wreath is made of various evergreens, signifying continuous life.

www.fatherpeffley.org/docs/AdventWreath.pdf

During the time of Advent, many people have an Advent wreath in their homes. While ... The evergreen branches also symbolize our soul's immortality.

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Nov 14, 2016 ... The use of evergreens reminds us of our eternal life with Christ; pointy holly ... There are many Advent prayer books that include Advent wreath ...

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Most Advent wreaths use three colors of candles – purple, pink, and white. ... And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their ...

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Nov 16, 2010 ... Traditionally, each of the four candles on an Advent wreath has their own ... The use of evergreens reminds us of our eternal life with Christ, ...

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Nov 30, 2016 ... The lights of the candles on the Advent Wreath break through the darkness, ... in an evergreen wreath to mark the weeks preceding Christmas?

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Mar 9, 2015 ... In addition, the evergreen wreath would remind them that there is still ... The four candles in an Advent wreath would then emphasize the four ...

www.umc.org/what-we-believe/what-do-the-candles-in-our-advent-wreath-mean

The Advent wreath, four candles on a wreath of evergreen, is shaped in a perfect circle to symbolize the eternity of God. In some churches, four purple candles, ...