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Carol concert at the UHSC in Hanley

Year 3 and 4 Christingle

 Christingle is a symbolic object, related to the pomander used in the advent services of many Christian denominations A Christingle consists of:
  • an orange, which represents the earth;
  • a red ribbon around it representing the blood of Christ
  • dried fruits skewered on cocktail sticks pushed into the orange, representing the fruits of the earth and the four seasons; and
  • a lit candle pushed into the centre of the orange, representing Jesus Christ as the light of the world