BEST RELIGIOUS ADVENT CALENDARS FOR 2023
While Christmas has long historical roots, with traditions coming from many sources, Advent itself is a festival celebrated by many denominations of Christianity worldwide. As people look back towards more traditional advent calendars, so too do people look for religious advent calendars - traditional advent calendars that incorporate Christian themes and imagery.
We’ve combed through our large range of traditional advent calendars here at the Advent Calendar Shop, and compiled some of our favourites in this handy list to make your search for a religious advent calendar as easy as can be!
AWAY IN A MANGER 3D POP & SLOT NATIVITY SCENE
We love this pop up Christmas Advent calendar! Pop out the biblical decorations each day of Advent, adding them to your stable to create an enchanting Nativity scene. Once complete, it's an delightful centrepiece for any table or mantle to be brought out year after year.
ENTHRONED BY ANGELS RELIGIOUS CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR
This beautifully designed Christian Advent calendar, features eye-catching artwork depicting Madonna and child. A classic Christmas calendar in every sense, this nativity scene advent makes a classy and elegant addition to your festive decorations. The print is based on Madonna and Child Enthroned by Angels, a mid-16th century piece from the workshop of Bernardino Luini.
THE THREE WISE MEN PICTURE CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR
A truly wonderful Advent calendar depicting the three wise men on their journey to Bethlehem to visit Jesus at his birth, bearing gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. The warm and charming illustrations join with a short bible verse each day to tell their story.
HEAVENLY ANGELS CHRISTMAS PICTURE ADVENT CALENDAR
This beautiful advent calendar of two delicate angels, depicted in exquisite detail in stained glass-esque style, playing the heraldic trumpet and harp. Their celestial image imparts a sense of tranquility, inviting you to immerse yourself in the sacred stories behind each door.
WOODEN NATIVITY CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR
This unique wooden advent calendar has you going from 24 to 1! The beautifully designed wooden landscape silhouette captures the serene Nativity scene, complete with the humble stable, the Star of Bethlehem, the Holy Family, the wise men bearing gifts, shepherds and a delightful array of animals. Beyond its practical purpose, this Christmas countdown advent calendar also doubles as a stunning piece of festive décor!
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."
- Calvin Coolidge
WISE MEN TRADITIONAL ADVENT PILLAR CANDLE
This Advent candle features a classic three wise men design, complete with stars and doves, all in the whimsical and iconic style of Alison Gardiner! It wonderfully combines the tradition of both an Advent candle and the Nativity story with its charming illustrations.
IN THE HOLY LAND SCENE CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR
This panoramic Christmas advent calendar is a harmoniously coloured masterpiece, showcasing scenes from the Christmas story, including the angel's visit to the shepherds, the Three Kings at the stable, and the angel Gabriel with the Virgin Mary.
THE THREE KINGS CHRISTMAS PICTURE ADVENT CALENDAR
Beautiful, colourful patterns adorn this more geometric-style illustration of the Three Kings, travelling to present their gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. The starlit night provides a wonderful backdrop for every day of Advent, with this calendar featuring Bible text.
BABY JESUS AND THE ANIMALS CHRISTMAS ADVENT CALENDAR
The animals have come to visit the manger! Creatures near and far gather in this charming illustration, while the Star of Bethlehem shines overhead. This whimsical design is a great choice for households with younger children, who still want a traditional calendar.
THE SHEPHERDS WATCH CHRISTMAS PICTURE ADVENT CALENDAR
The annunciation of the shepherds really gets to shine in this advent calendar, that tells the story of the nativity in both words and pictures; the stunning hues and intricate details of this traditional picture Advent calendar make it a truly mesmerising piece!
SHOP OUR FULL RANGE OF RELIGIOUS ADVENT CALENDARS
Explore our exquisite collection of religious advent calendars, thoughtfully designed to infuse your holiday season with spiritual significance. Our Christian Nativity scene advent calendars feature beautifully crafted, biblical-themed artwork, with daily-opening windows throughout Advent, revealing a new aspect of the Nativity story. Choose from advent calendars commemorating the arrival of the Three Wise Men or ones depicting the cherished crib scene at Christ's birth. These stunning religious advent calendars are perfect for instilling the true meaning of Christmas in your celebrations, making them ideal gifts for Christian family and friends.