45+ Best Advent Quotes to Reflect on With Your Family This Christmas

45+ Best Advent Quotes to Reflect on With Your Family This Christmas
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Tripboba.com - Advent is a wonderful time to spend in prayer and reflection on Christ’s miraculous entry into our world. Catholic families will celebrate the period before Christmas by lighting candles, commemorating the days with Advent calendars, and re-reading the story of Jesus’ birth. 

Here are some of the best Advent quotes to help you connect with the Lord during the Advent and Christmas seasons. Tripboba has put together a list of 50+ Advent quotes to help you focus your mind and heart on Jesus this holiday season. Rest assured that he has already prepared a spot for you when you make room for Jesus in your life.

Discover inspiring Advent quotes from the Bible and popular authors and figures throughout history that emphasizes the Christmas season's value and meaning. May these Advent quotes help to illuminate the glory of Christ's birth and deliverance from death for believers in Him. Scroll down and read these best Advent quotes!

Quotes About Advent

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  • “Author Glennon Doyle Melton wrote, “Every time we open our mouths and speak, we are either saying let their be light or let their be darkness.” ― Max Lucado
  • “Too many good ideas are overwhelming, and they can keep us from doing anything at all.” ― Tsh Oxenreider, Shadow and Light: A Journey into Advent
  • “The prayers focus on preparing for Christ’s coming at Christmas, His Infancy, and the Epiphany.” ― Marie Noël, Catholic Christmas Prayers
  • "It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us memories of goodness and thus to open doors of hope." ― Pope Benedict XVI
  • "The Lord is coming, always coming. When you have ears to hear and eyes to see, you will recognize him at any moment of your life. Life is Advent; life is recognizing the coming of the Lord" ― Henri Nouwen
  • "The Advent season is that time when we seek to, in a manner of speaking, mute our memory of what has already happened, that we might brighten our joy that it happened. We leave the already of His advent to taste the bitter of the not yet. We, in short, go back, that we might look forward to His coming." - R. C. Sproul
  • "God gives God. That is the gift God always ultimately gives. Because nothing is greater and we have no greater need, God gives God. God gives God, and we only need to slow long enough to unwrap the greatest Gift with our time: time in His Word, time in His presence, time at His feet." - Ann Voskamp, The Greatest Gift
  • "God is not dead, nor doth He sleep; The Wrong shall fail, the Right prevail, With peace on earth, good-will to men." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • “A prison cell, in which one waits, hopes - and is completely dependent on the fact that the door of freedom has to be opened from the outside, is not a bad picture of Advent” - Dietrich Bonhoeffer, God is in the Manger
  • “At this Christmas when Christ comes, will He find a warm heart? Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving the others with God's own love and concern." - Mother Teresa, Love: A Fruit Always in Season
  • "The word advent means "expectation." What advent can do for us is create a sense of hope." - Louie Giglio
  • "The Lord is coming, always coming. When you have ears to hear and eyes to see, you will recognize him at any moment of your life. Life is Advent; life is recognizing the coming of the Lord." - Henri Nouwen
  • "It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us memories of goodness and thus to open doors of hope." - Pope Benedict XVI
  • “I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year." - Charles Dickens
  • "You can never truly enjoy Christmas until you can look up into the Father’s face and tell him you have received his Christmas gift."  - John R. Rice

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Advent Quotes Catholic

Advent Quotes Catholic
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  • “The word advent means “expectation.” What advent can do for us is create a sense of hope.” – Louie Giglio
  • “The Lord is coming, always coming. When you have ears to hear and eyes to see, you will recognize him at any moment of your life. Life is Advent; life is recognizing the coming of the Lord.” – Henri Nouwen
  • “It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us memories of goodness and thus to open doors of hope.” – Pope Benedict XVI
  • “A prison cell, in which one waits, hopes – and is completely dependent on the fact that the door of freedom has to be opened from the outside, is not a bad picture of Advent” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer, God is in the Manger
  • “At this Christmas when Christ comes, will He find a warm heart? Mark the season of Advent by loving and serving the others with God’s own love and concern.” – Mother Teresa, Love: A Fruit Always in Season
  • “During Advent, we occupy our greatest longings.” – Ruth Haley Barton
  • “One who has hope lives differently.” – Pope Benedict XVI
  • “I want a Christmas that whispers ‘Jesus’.” – Ann Voskamp
  • “Into this world, this demented inn in which there is absolutely no room for him at all, Christ comes uninvited.” – Thomas Merton
  • “Advent: the time to listen for footsteps – you can’t hear footsteps when you’re running yourself.” – Bill McKibben
  • “Let’s approach Christmas with an expectant hush, rather than a last-minute rush.” – Anonymous
  • “Advent: the time to listen for footsteps. You can’t hear footsteps when you’re running yourself.” –Bill McKibben
  • The message of the Incarnation is not to behold an innocent baby resplendent in inertia, but rather to take sides with a God who agitates for reform and shatters the status quo. – Doris Donnelly
  • Into this world, this demented inn in which there is absolutely no room for him at all, Christ comes uninvited. – Thomas Merton
  • “Everything that is worthwhile must be waited for.” – Carlo Carretto

Advent Quotes Bible

Advent Quotes Bible
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  • "As it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet: “A voice of one calling in the wilderness, ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for him." – Luke 3:4
  • "But let your hand be upon the one at your right hand, the one whom you made strong for yourself. Then we will never turn back from you; give us life, and we will call on your name. Restore us, O LORD God of hosts; let your face shine, that we may be saved." – Psalm 80:17-19
  • "But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord." – Luke 2:10-11
  • "Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” The Lord Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress." – Psalm 46:10-11
  • "The LORD gives strength to his people; the LORD blesses his people with peace." – Psalm 29:11
  • "Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful." – Colossians 3:15
  • “For this is how God loved the world: he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.” – John 3:16
  • “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in your faith, so that in the power of the Holy Spirit you may be rich in hope.” – Romans 15:13
  • “The true light that gives light to everyone, was coming into the world.” – John 1:9
  • “Therefore, the Lord himself will give you a sign: See, the virgin will conceive, have a son, and name him Immanuel.” – Isaiah 7:14
  • “I see him, but not now; I perceive him, but not near. A star will come from Jacob, and a scepter will arise from Israel. He will smash the forehead of Moab and strike down all the Shethites.” – Numbers 24:17
  • “19 but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of an unblemished and spotless lamb. 20 He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was revealed in these last times for you.” – 1 Peter 1:19-20
  • “4 When the time came to completion, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons.” – Galatians 4:4-5
  • “Bethlehem Ephrathah, you are small among the clans of Judah; one will come from you to be ruler over Israel for me. His origin is from antiquity, from ancient times.” – Micah 5:2
  • “Doesn’t the Scripture say that the Messiah comes from David’s offspring and from the town of Bethlehem, where David lived?” – John 7:42
  • “I will put hostility between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her offspring. He will strike your head, and you will strike his heel.” – Genesis 3:15
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