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