CLERGY CORNER: The wonder of Advent - News - providencejournal.com

CLERGY CORNER: The wonder of Advent – News – providencejournal.com

Dec. 1 marked the beginning of Advent, which is a season of preparation and reflection that runs until Christmas Eve. Christians around the globe have celebrated Advent for at least 500 years. The name comes from the Latin word, adventus, which means “arrival.” Advent has two meanings. First, we intentionally ponder the purpose of the … Read more…