Christmas Facts Advent Calendar: Day 24 – Candles and Lights

Candles and lights represent the Star of Bethlehem and Jesus as he is often called ‘The Light of the World’.

Candles are sometimes used to light carol services, in Christingles and Advent candles help countdown to Christmas.

Candles used to be used to decorate Christmas trees, but electric lights are now used because they are much safer.


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