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The History of Advent – Quick Explanation

The History of Advent – Quick Explanation

DECEMBER 3, 2019

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When in history did the celebration of Advent begin in Christian churches? Check out this short explanation from Dr. Ryan Reeves, Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. You'll hear how Advent arose around Christmas in the 4th century, and how Advent in history is different than Advent today.

When in history did the celebration of Advent begin in Christian churches? This short explanation tells how Advent arose around Christmas in the 4th century, and how Advent in history is different than Advent today.

 

Ryan M. Reeves (PhD Cambridge) is Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Twitter: https://twitter.com/RyanMReeves Instagram: https://instagram.com/ryreeves4/

Ryan Reeves

Ryan Reeves

Ryan M. Reeves is Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

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