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They all symbolise different things: Here are the five candles and their symbolism: ; First Candle : Color: Purple

Theme: Hope

First Sunday in Advent ; Second Candle : Color: Purple

Theme: Love

Second Sunday in Advent ; Third Candle : Color: Purple or pink

Theme: Joy

Third Sunday in Advent ; Fourth Candle : Color: Purple

Theme: Peace

Fourth Sunday in Advent ; Optional Center Candle : Color: White

Theme: Christmas

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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.

What are the colours ofthe advent wreath candles?

The colors of the advent wreath candles are purple and pink.

How many candles does a advent wreath have?

there are five candles in an advent wreath, each one of them representing the five sundays of advent

Do people have an Advent Wreath with four candles?

The standard Advent Wreath has four candles and many churches and homes have them during Advent.

How many candles are on the outside of the advent wreath?

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

When do you light the candles on the Advent Wreath?

The Advent Wreath candles are lit one each on the four Sundays leading up to Christmas, the season of Advent. There are three purple & one pink. 1st Sunday in Advent light purple, 2nd Sunday in Advent light purple, 3rd Sunday in Advent light Pink, 4th Sunday in Advent light Purple (all 4 candles are now lit). These candles represent Faith, Hope, Joy & Love.

How many purple candles are on the advent wreath?

The Advent Wreath is composed of three purple candles and one rose candle.

Can you give a list of symbols for advent?

advent wreath advent candles

What does the candles on the Advent wreath mean?

the candles meanwaiting,expectationpreparation

How many candles are there in a traditional Advent wreath?

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