It continues through the four Sundays that come just before Christmas on the 25th of December.
This season also serves as a reminder that Jesus Christ will one day return to earth in power and grandeur.
In other words, we are getting ready to meet Jesus.
Whether it is in church on Christmas or when he comes to judge the living and the dead.
This preparation may take place either in the present or in the future.
However, what exactly is the Advent season?