And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
I Corinthians 13:13
We’re at the third day of Christmas, represented in the song by three French hens.
Our traditioanal meaning is that these represent faith, hope, and love as noted in our scripture reference above.
Read the whole chapter. It will do you good.
Our source for this version: The Surprising Meaning Behind “The 12 Days of Christmas” Lyrics
As noted, I’ll be posting a different version of the song each day for the next twelve days. No need to thank me.