Advent itself is simply any time set apart for spiritual preparation. But most people associate Advent with various traditions and customs that have grown up around Christmas in many of the world’s cultures. Early in history these customs took the forms of fasts and feasts. Today, they most often take the forms of candles, wreaths, and calendars.
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