Did you know this popular Christmas carol is known as a *secret catechism*? Listen as RichaĂ©l Lucero reveals the Catholic significance to the twelve merry verses of this timeless classic and how they can teach and deepen your faith during the Christmas season.
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- CCC 1832 â€śThe fruits of the Spirit are perfections that the Holy Spirit forms in us as the first fruits of eternal glory. The tradition of the Church lists twelve of them: "charity, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, generosity, gentleness, faithfulness, modesty, self-control, chastity."
-The Twelve Days of Christmas on YouTube.Â www.youtube.com/watch?v=tReKR_ar5Ls
- "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such there is no law." Galatians 5:22-23
-â€śMirth Without Mischiefâ€ť from 1780 containing The Twelve Days of ChristmasÂ amzn.to/2Z8Kk1w
-St. Aquinas quoting St. Augustine on nine verses twelve Fruits of the Spirit.Â www.newadvent.org/summa/2070.htm
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