ADVENT

ADVENT

The word Advent comes from the Latin adventus, meaning “arrival” or “coming” from the word advenire (ad- “to” venire “come”). Advent marks the start of a season of preparation that looks forward to the celebration of Christmas and the second coming of Christ. It is a...
ADVENT IN THE LIBRARY

ADVENT IN THE LIBRARY

The Parish Library (in the left side porch of the church) is featuring a number of books for reflection during advent, the period of preparation for the birth of Christ.