A Service of Lessons & Carols & Blessing of the Creche

Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Christmas Eve
4:00 PM


OfficiantFr. Mead
Sung byThe Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys
Sung byThe Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys
HymnOnce in royal David's city -- Words: Cecil Frances Alexander -- IRBY
HymnSilent night, holy night -- Words: Joseph Mohr -- STILLE NACHT
HymnLuke 2:1 - 14
Lesson 1The Salutation Carol, Alan Gibbs (b. 1932)
CarolLuke 2:15 - 20
HymnWhile shepherds watched -- Words: Nahum Tate -- WINCHESTER OLD
Lesson 3Matthew 2:1 - 12
CarolWhat sweeter music, John Rutter (b. 1945)
HymnAway in a manger, -- Traditional Carol -- CRADLE SONG
CarolJoys seven, arranged by John Morehen (b. 1941)
CarolIf ye would hear the angels sing, Peter Tranchell (1922-1993)
HymnHark! the herald angels sing -- Words: Charles Wesley -- MENDELSSOHN
VoluntaryNoël Louis, Louis Claude Daquin (1694-1772)