Thursday, November 29, 2007

Advent Traditions: Resources

The History of the Advent Wreath (Fr. William Saunders)

True Christmas Spirit
(fantastic monograph about Advent by Rev. Edward J. Sutfin - 283K)

The Twelve Days of Christmas (Elsa Chaney)

Family Advent Customs
(Helen McLoughlin)

Christmas to Candlemas in a Catholic Home (Helen McLoughlin)

A Candle is Lighted (P. Stewart Craig) 

"Advent" (Catholic Encyclopedia)

For more Christmas materials, see Dave's Old-Fashioned Christmas Page (see how it used to look in its fuller version on my old website). It includes many original poems and extensive research on Christmas carols.

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