Lessons and Carols for Christmas 2017

Sunday December 17th, 2017 at 5:00pm

A candlelight service of Nine Lessons and Carols sung by the Choristers and Adult Choir. Consisting of readings that recount the Christmas story, choral anthems, and favorite carols sung by the congregation, this service is one of Saint Paul’s most popular offerings of the year and has become a Chestnut Hill tradition.
Director of Music – Zach Fritsch-Hemenway
Guest Organist – Monica Czausz
Sussex Carol – arr. Philip Ledger
Adam Lay Ybounden – Boris Ord
E’en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come – Paul Manz
I Saw Three Ships – arr. Simon Preston
There is a Flower – John Rutter
Bogoroditse Dyevo – Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sing Lullaby – Herbert Howells
Make We Joy Now in this Fest – William Walton
Huron Carol – Paul Halley
A Babe is Born – William Mathias
Noël Suisse – Claude Benigne Balbastre
Early seating advised. A reception follows in the Parish Hall. All are welcome.