Monday, October 18, 2010

2010 Advent Devotional Booklet

Christmas and music are often intertwined with each other within our holiday memories. This year’s Advent booklet will explore this relationship as we ask anyone interested to write a few paragraphs about their favorite Christmas carol. Articles are due Sunday, November 7.

Name that Christmas Carol
This quiz will help you start thinking about Christmas carols:
1. Listen, the celestial messengers produce harmonious sounds
2. Nocturnal time span of unbroken quietness
3. Exalted heavenly beings to whom harkened
4. An emotion excited by the acquisition or expectation of good news
given to the terrestrial sphere
5. Embellish the interior passageways
6. Twelve o’clock on a clement night witnessed its arrival
7. Small municipality in Judea southeast of Jerusalem
8. The Christmas preceding all others
9. Tranquility upon the terrestrial sphere
10. Move hitherward the entire assembly of those who are loyal in
their belief

Answers: 1. Hark, the Herald Angels Sing, 2. Silent Night, 3. Angels We Have Heard on High, 4. Joy to the World, 5. Deck the Halls, 6. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, 7. O Little Town of Bethlehem, 8. The First Noel, 9. Peace on Earth, 10. O Come All Ye Faithful