Advent

Advent, which stems from adventus, or “coming,” is a time for Christians to contemplate both Christ’s first coming to the world as baby and his return in glory. It’s also a time to reflect on important foundations of the Christian faith, including the Incarnation and the Virgin Birth.

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Fleming Rutledge: John the Baptist Points to the Real Hope of Advent
Fleming Rutledge: John the Baptist Points to the Real Hope of AdventSubscriber Access Only
We’re not awaiting a helpless baby, but a righteous and powerful judge.
Tim Keller Exalts the Shy Virtue
The Advent of HumilitySubscriber Access Only
Jesus is the reason to stop concentrating on ourselves.
Advent—Close Encounters of a Liturgical Kind
Advent—Close Encounters of a Liturgical KindSubscriber Access Only
'Tis the season when even the free-ranging revivalist pulls up a chair to the table of historic liturgy