The time of preparation for Christmas. Traditional a time
to decorate the house and Christmas tree. A time to buy presents and send
cards. In the Church it is a time to prepare hearts and souls for the
message of Christmas day.
The season before Christmas when the preparations are made
for the Christmas celebrations. The time when presents are bought, cards
sent, decorations put up, the tree trimmed.
The meaning of
When does advent start and
for how long?
do the four Sundays in advent represent?
Although for many years frowned upon by the Church
decorations became an essential part of the Christmas celebrations. Now it
seems that Christmas just isn't the same without them.
Why do we decorate?
The Christmas tree