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The Gospel in the 12 Days of Christmas!

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Due to technical difficulties, we are rerunning this show this week. Join us as Chuck McAlister and Tim Stafford talk about the gospel and the 12 days of Chrismas.

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In a nutshell:

1. True Love refers to God

2. Turtle Doves refers to the Old and New Testaments

3. French Hens refers to Faith, Hope and Charity, the Theological Virtues

4. Calling Birds refers to the Four Gospels and/or the Four Evangelists

5. Golden Rings refers to the first Five Books of the Old Testament, the "Pentateuch", which gives the history of man's fall from grace.

6. Geese A-laying refers to the six days of creation

7. Swans A-swimming refers to the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit, the seven sacraments

8. Maids A-milking refers to the eight beatitudes

9. Ladies Dancing refers to the nine Fruits of the Holy Spirit

10. Lords A-leaping refers to the ten commandments

11. Pipers Piping refers to the eleven faithful apostles

12. Drummers Drumming refers to the twelve points of doctrine in the Apostle's Creed and the tickingof time as we move forward with the gospels.