AS we near the end of the 12 Days of Christmas we get to the 11 Pipers Piping. These Pipers are the faithful Disciples. Why eleven and not twelve? Judas is not counted because he betrayed Jesus. Also, the eleven followed Jesus’ mission up to their deaths. It is interesting to note that the … Continue reading The Faithful Disciples (11 Pipers)
According to the Catholic Church for whose youth the song was written these are the seven gifts: Wisdom, Understanding, Counsel, Fortitude, Knowledge, Piety, and Fear of the Lord. Every person has a unique ability about them. Some have a mish mosh of trades they can do but have one special thing that they use extremely … Continue reading Seventh Day Of Christmas: Seven Swans of the Spirit
4 Calling Birds: who you gonna call and how.
The Second Day of Christmas my True Love gave to me, Two Turtle Doves. This should be an easy one since there are very few things that come in twos in accordance with the faith. The Old And New Testament, God’s instruction book to mankind. These two combined create the Bible, God’s Story which is … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas: Day 2
Many songs, lymerics, poems, and fairy tales before the 20th century were written to help children learn valuable lessons in living as well as ways to remember Scripture and living by faith. Secular society since the advent of mass media has changed and or poked fun at these songs. Christmas Carols have really taken hits some … Continue reading 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS