Richard Challoner School

Advent Is A Little Lent

"Christmas, that most wonderful time of year, is always preceded by Advent. As the first season in the liturgical year, most of us know that Advent is a time of anticipation and waiting for the birth of Christ. But many might not be aware that the season of Advent has often been called a "Little Lent." Why is this so? "

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