(November 28) Today we’re celebrating . . .  Advent

Advent (First Sunday)
Advent begins on the fourth Sunday before Christmas and counts down the days until the arrival of Christmas. The term Advent comes from the Latin “adventur”, meaning arrival.

source: Christmas on the Net – The History of the Advent Calendar

photo credit: via flickr

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