The role of the Advent Wreath

The Advent wreath has been a time-honored tradition handed down from generation to generation. Though the practice is today quite common, many are not aware of the meaning and symbolism behind the advent wreath. Symbolism of the Advent Wreath SHAPE: Advent wreaths are circular for a reason. They are without beginning or end. [...]

By | 2017-11-30T21:20:55-04:00 November 30th, 2017|Advent|0 Comments

The story behind oplatki

What is Oplatki? Have you heard of Oplatki? Have you seen this unique wafer with Christmas images and wondered what the meaning behind them was? The tradition of Oplatki originated during Early Christian times in Poland. These simple white wafers are baked using flour and water. The Oplatki Tradition The Optlaki [...]

By | 2017-12-08T07:03:30-04:00 November 20th, 2017|Advent|0 Comments