Candlemas

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feast day commemorating the presentation of Christ in the temple

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/This candele to God the fadere was offrid for hele of man,/Be Whilk the nyght of our derknesse was lightened than.(25) In the service of Candlemass, worshipers took the part of the Virgin Mary, offering Christ to God the Father who then used this sacrificial giving to bestow grace in return.
Tonight is Candlemass Eve, when meetings of witches are supposed to be held.
King of the Grey/e/ande CD (Nuclear Blast)--The mighty Candlemass return with no more Messiah on vocals replaced by Rob Lowe of Solitude Aeturnus fame.
I had just read that wonderful little novella by Macdonald Fraser, The Candlemass Road, about the old bad days on the Borders and the old slogan, " better by moonlight", popped into my head.
WORLD BELOW Maestrom (Psychedoomelic)--Maestrom brings progress in the land of majestic doom metal, Heavy bombardments of their doomshine, Sabbath and Candlemass envy deepens my bottomless grave.
Shrinker, Candlemass, King Diamond, Mortician, Phantasm, Torture Rack, Infester, Transgressor, Cerebral Rot, Wormridden, Caustic Wound, Nekro Drunkz, Sewercide, Mortiferum and Necrot.
Linda, Cheeseburn's first writer-in-residence, visited at significant moments during a single year -- on solstices, equinoxes and cross-quarter days (those falling between Candlemass, May Day, Lammas and All Hallows).
Linda, Cheeseburn's first writer-in-residence, visited at significant moments during a single year - on solstices, equinoxes and cross-quarter days (those falling between Candlemass, May Day, Lammas and All Hallows).
The service was held on Candlemass Day, the Christian festival of light.
Known also as Candlemass, and the Meeting of the Lord, the feast marks the day Joseph and Mary brought the Child Jesus to the Temple in Jerusalem 40 days after his birth to perform the ritual purification of Virgin Mary.
Next week there will be no morning service but there will be a candlelit service for Candlemass at 4.30pm.