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Advent Calendar 2016


Advent for EveryoneThe Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to provide a daily online reflection throughout Advent – from Sunday 27 November to Saturday 24 December – available from

 The Archbishop’s online reflections are an accompaniment to a book written by Tom Wright ‘Advent for Everyone – a journey through Matthew’ which the Archbishop commended as his Advent Book for 2016.  

 The Archbishop said: “I love Advent – it’s a wonderful season of watching and waiting.  To get the most out of my online advent reflections, you need to read Tom Wright’s marvellous book Advent for Everyone – a journey through Matthew.  By reading this book alongside my online reflections I hope that these two resources will give a wealth of growth, learning and rejoicing. Come with me on this wonderful journey through Advent.”

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‘Advent for Everyone – a journey through Matthew’ is published by SPCK and is available from most booksellers priced £8.99.  ISBN number: 978-0-281-07621-5