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the first candle of advent means preperation

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Q: Do you have any books on the Advent Candles and in particular the story of each of the four candles and the first being the prophecy candle?
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What are the candles of Advent for?

All candles are sacramentals used in the Church's liturgy. The candles particular to Advent would be the candles on the Advent wreath, and these stand for the four Sundays in Advent, which is focused on penance and preparation for the coming of the Lord, both in His Nativity and in His Second Coming.

What colours are the candles in advent?

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How many candles are there in a traditional Advent wreath?

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There are four candles on the outside of the Advent wreath. There is one pink candle and three purple candles.

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How many candles does a advent wreath have?

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Do people have an Advent Wreath with four candles?

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What does the purple candles represent on the Advent Wreath?

The candles on the Advent wreath represent the coming of the light of Christ. The three purple candles represent hope, love, and peace.

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