Decorating on Christmas

Is it appropriate to decorate for Christmas during advent? A woman calls Father Dave saying that her family starts decorating their house on Christmas day and never before that. But she is wondering why almost everyone puts up Christmas decorations during the Advent season. Father Dave explains to her the history of putting up Christmas decorations and how it changed after Vatican II. (Original Air 12-21-16)

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3 Ways to Practice Hope

I think I’ve finally figured out why I skip over Advent and rush toward Christmas: Advent is a season of hope, and I find it…

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