The carol says On the Eleventh Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave To Me …
On the Eleventh Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave To Me
Eleven Pipers Piping
According to catechism hidden meaning it means …
The Eleven Faithful Apostles. As we know there were 12 Apostles, or known as Disciples. One of them betrayed Jesus. That was Judas, he was the unfaithful one.
- Simon Peter
- James (the son of Zebedee)
- James (the son of Alphaeus)
- Simon the Zealot
*This was found Online somewhere and used in a Past issue of my Christmas Newsletter, Patterson Post. Ran in these Patterson Post issues: 2005, 2006 & 2016 issue. First published January 4, 2014. Last Republished January 3, 2019.