he Christian year is divided into various seasons—most of us are familiar with Easter and Christmas on the Christian Calendar. The series of Sundays that lead up to Christmas is called “Advent” (from the Latin “adventus: arrival, coming) and aims to mark to the anticipation of Christ coming as the child born to the Blessed Virgin Mary.
by John D. Witvliet 1. Hymnals bridge the centuries. There is no more poignant and accessible way of engaging church history than by singing the