Leicester High Street Church Services on ‘Stir-up’ Sunday – 3 days to Christmas


Leicester High Street Church Services , Last Sunday Before Christmas – Advent///CRIMSON TAZVINZWA

Leicester streets are abuzz as residents spend one last Sunday with God, and the high street shops before Christ is born.///CRIMSON TAZVINZWA–

Stir-up Sunday is an informal term in Anglican churches for the last Sunday before the season of Advent. It gets its name from the beginning of the collect for the day in the Book of Common Prayer, which begins with the words, “Stir up, we beseech thee, O Lord, the wills of thy faithful people”.

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