Festival of Lessons and Carols for Advent
TIME: 5:00 pm
to 6:30 pm
The Annual Festival of Lesson and Carols for Advent at Christ Church Westerly, will be held on Sunday, Nov. 27th at 5 pm. The Festival will feature choral music by the Christ Church Choir, congregational singing of Advent carols, and the reading of the lessons foretelling the coming of the Christ child. The Festival is modeled on the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols first held on Christmas Eve in 1918 at King’s College Chapel in Cambridge, England, has been described as one that presents the story of the coming and birth of Christ in an ambience of “mystery, splendor, hope and joy”. Following the service will be a reception in the parish hall. Are are welcome and the event is free.
7 Elm St.