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Christmas Wafer Envelopes 100/package
Price: $16.50
Item #: 51704 -

    Christmas Wafer Envelope with meaningful description on backside. Sold in package of 100. Envelope measures 5 1/2" x 7 1/2".for use with the #51702 Christmas WafersThe word Bethlehem means "house of bread". The breaking of the bread is a sign of charity, unity, and friendship. Religious family traditions and customs bring the truths of faith into the home. One of these beautiful, Christmas customs is the Christmas Wafer. A wafer bearing a simple design to commemorate the birth of Christ, is...

    Polish Oplatki Christmas Wafers-3 White/1Pink with Nativity Envelope
    Price: $1.50
    Item #: 99347 -

      Polish Tradition: Before partaking of the Christmas Eve meal, the family gathers around the table. The eldest member holds a large wafer and breaks off a piece to begin the ritual. The remaining wafer is passed on to another member while a prayer for loved ones is said. This continues until everyone at the table has a piece of the wafer. Finally, the family members consume their share quietly. The breaking of the Christmas wafer is a custom that began in Poland in the 10th century and is...