Rejoice * 3rd Sunday of Advent

Rejoice * 3rd Sunday of Advent

The third Sunday of Advent is Gaudete Sunday and is meant to remind us of the joy that the world experienced at the birth of Jesus, as well as the joy that the faithful have reached the midpoint of Advent. Gaudete (English: /ˈɡaʊdeɪteɪ/, Ecclesiastical Latin: [gawˈdetɛ]; "rejoice [ye]" in Latin) is a sacred Christmas carol, thought to have been composed in the 16th [...]