Advent Carol Service

Clitheroe Christians in Partnership Advent Carol Service at St. Mary Magdalene’s

Sunday, December 3rd at 6.30 pm

Come and join members of all the Clitheroe churches for a service of music and readings to mark the beginning of Advent.

Service themes: 1.The Message of Advent  2.The Word of God 3. The Prophetic Call 4. The Christ Bearer

Congregational hymns: Come, O come, Emmanuel; Hills of the north rejoice; People look east; On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry announces that the Lord is nigh; Christ be our light; Lo, He comes with clouds descending.

Choir music: Creator of the starry height (Conditor Alme) Awake us Lord, and hasten (J.S. Bach); A tender shoot (Goldschmidt); Rejoice in the Lord always (Anon); Magnificat in F (Dyson)

Concluding organ voluntary: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV659 – Bach

 

Patricia Duxbury

About Patricia Duxbury

I have lived in Lancashire for over 30 years, the last 15 of them in Clitheroe. I'm a former teacher and a member of St. Mary Magdalene's Church. I sing in the Church choir and am in the Open Church Group.

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