December 30 - The Sixth Day Of Christmas

Twelve Days of Christmas
by Xavier Romero-Frias

December 30The Sixth Day of Christmas
The Six Geese-A-Laying sung about in the song, The Twelve Days of Christmas, are claimed by many to represent the Six Days of Creation.    
God's Creation of the World - Genesis 1:1-31
  A Holy One For The Sixth Day Of Christmas - Blessed Margaret of Colonna
December 30 is also the memorial of Blessed Margaret Colonna, a woman of wealth from Palestrina, Italy who chose a life of sacrifice over comfort by becoming a Poor Clare.  
Blessed Margaret Colonna

 Ideas For Ways To Spend The Sixth Day Of Christmas
1) Talk a walk outside and thank God for 6 different beautiful things He created.
2) Find 6 things in your house (or 6 bags of things) to donate to the poor in honor of Blessed Margaret Colonna who chose poverty over luxury.

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