In Advent
the jacaranda glows violet
knowing that its glory will be surpassed
with the coming of the Light.

© Ken Rookes

In Australia, the flowering Jacaranda trees fit perfectly with the liturgical colour for the season of Advent, a time of reflective preparation for Christmas. See also, and further


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