Delighted to find this reflection from Debra Dean Murphy, a professor at my alma mater (West Virginia Wesleyan College!), this morning at the OnBeingBlog.
by Debra Dean Murphy, special contributor
Advent is my kind of season.
No, not the pseudo-Advent of most Christian piety with liturgically-correct hymns and texts on the Sundays of the season and full-on Christmas hoopla all the other days, but this one: the ancient, autumnal interval of…