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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 these decorations ... The Advent wreath is always made from evergreens.

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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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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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Jul 11, 2017 ... The Advent wreath is a circular garland of evergreen branches ... And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over ...

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Dec 17, 2015 ... In our church this year there is no Advent Wreath because the priest said it ... For Catholics the evergreen is symbolic of life because its needles ...

www.novareinna.com/festive/advent.html

In old Normandy during the time of Advent, farmers would send forth their ... The Advent Wreath is made of evergreens to symbolize the everlasting God and ...

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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 ...