Put up a Jesse Tree this Advent

I love advent! With glimmers of light, we joyfully waiting in darkness, finding hope in the many glimmers of light. We have confidence that the light of the world is about to dawn and bring peace, love and comfort to us all.

The Jesse tree tells the story of God’s saving love

In the scripture readings at Mass during Advent, we re-live the glimmers of hope that have been sent through out the history of the world – the events which led up to and foretold the coming of Christ and salvation for all. A Jesse tree is a great way to celebrate and learn this huge story which is often times called, “Salvation History”.

From Creation to Christ

The Jesse Tree is a little bit like an Advent calendar – for kids (and adults), it is a count down to Christmas. Only this is a much more robust count…

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