Paraments – Blue – For Advent

Advent

When Displayed The first season of the Christian church year, leading up to Christmas and including the four preceding Sundays.

Color Blue with gold lettering

Symbolism Advent: the arrival of a notable person, thing or event. The coming of Christ into the world. Hope, Peace, Love, Joy 5th candle (white) Christ candle.

Lettering Alpha and Omega (superimposed), Alpha and Omega are the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet, and a title of Christ and God in the Book of Revelation. This couple of letters are used as Christian symbols, and may be combined with the Cross, Chi-Rho or the other Christian symbols. As a Christian symbol, the Alpha and Omega represent the eternal nature of Jesus Christ. Revelations 22:13, Jesus says of himself, “I am the Alpha and Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end”.

Fabric Dupioni Silk

Biblical References Revelations: 1:8 Revelations: 1:11 Revelations: 21:6 Revelations: 22:13

You will notice in the photos below there is a coordinated set of three parments. One for the pulpit, one for the communion table and one for the lector’s stand.


Bower Hill Community Church

70 Moffet Street

Mt. Lebanon, PA 15243

Phone: 412-561-4114

Email: Office@bhccml.com