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Coptic/Orthodox Christmas – January, 7th

At the Coptic and Orthodox Christian Churches Christmas Day isn’t celebrated on the 25th December but on 7th January (like in Ethiopia and by some Orthodox Christians in Russia and Serbia). The Coptic month leading to Christmas is called Kiahk. … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s The Twelfth Night

This well known story is about mistaken identities and revealing one’s true identity to the Beloved. Shakespeare was a deeply spiritual man who understood the Soul’s longing for God and knowing him/herself in God. I am going share my understanding … Continue reading

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The season of Epiphany

In the Season of Epiphany we observe the revelations of our divine nature as God’s unique spark is being expressed through us. “Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loves is born … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 12

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The Twelve Drummers Drumming The Twelve Drummers Drumming Symbolize The 12 Points Of Belief In The Apostles Creed In the early days of England, they had town watchmen, … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 11

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. Eleven Pipers Piping By the 9th century, the bagpipe was the instrument for all medieval celebrations. This music had only one single line of melody, which suited the … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 10

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The Ten Lords A-Leaping Leaping dances were strictly for the men. These dances were for the purpose of fertility as well as for war. These physically exerting dances … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 9

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The Nine Ladies Dancing This is the result of my research: The Nine Ladies Dancing Are The Nine Fruits Of The Spirit (Gal.5) “… many non-Christian people danced … Continue reading

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The 8 Beauties and their meaning

Matthew 5:3-10 describes Jesus’ famous Sermon on the Mount, which contained what are known as the Beatitudes. Jesus said: 1. Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 2. Blessed are they who mourn, for … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 8

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. Eight maids a milking Matthew 5:3-10 describes Jesus’ famous Sermon on the Mount, which contained what are known as the Beatitudes. Jesus said:Blessed are the poor in spirit, … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 7

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The Seven Swans A-Swimming The Seven Swans A-Swimming Represent The Sevenfold Gifts Of The Spirit The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit is one of several works in … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 6

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. Six geese a laying Going back to Neolithic times, the goose is one of the oldest domesticated birds. It’s also been the topic of a lot of folklore. … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 5

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The five golden ringsThis is what I have found on the ‘five golden rings’: If you’re a jewelry fan, you’re going to be disappointed to learn that it’s … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 4

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The symbols of four calling birds Result of my research: “… All these years you’ve been singing “calling birds” when the reality is, it’s colly birds. So what … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 3

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The third symbol is Three french hens According to my research, The Three French Hens Stand For Faith, Hope And Love source French Hens = Faith, Hope & Charity … Continue reading

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The Twelfth Night

The Twelfth Night is what we labour towards during the nights and days of the 12-Days-Christmas. Below is the result of some of my research: “It all goes back to the early 4th century Christian church, which believed that January … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 2

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. Second symbol is two turtle doves “The dove is not at all associated with a turtle, but rather a slurring of the Latin which is based on the … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 1

Introduction to the symbology of the 12 Days of Christmas starts HERE. The first symbol is a partridge in a pear tree I found that “according to Greek legend, the first partridge appeared when Daedalus threw his nephew, Perdix, off … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas – Symbology and messages

The 12 days of Christmas last from Christmas Day (25 Dec) to the 6th of January. On the 6th of January Roman Catholics celebrate Epiphany. “By ancient reckoning, days and nights were counted separately, and the important night was often … Continue reading

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