Service of Readings and Carols for Christmas

Join us online at 6pm on Sunday 20th December for our Carol Service, telling the Christmas story with Bible readings, carols sung by our choir, and traditional Christmas carols for us to sing together.

The service will also be broadcast on Canterbury Community and Student radio – CSR at 6.30pm on Sunday, and again on Christmas Eve, and will be available at any time after first broadcast on our website and YouTube.

Hodie, Christus natus est – Plainsong
Of the Father’s heart begotten
Ding! Dong! merrily on high – trad. arr. Wilberg
Adam lay Ybounden – Cooman
Gabriel’s Message – trad. Basque carol arr. Pettman
O little town of Bethlehem
In dulce jubilo – 14th century German melody, arr. Stainer
Today our God of his great mercie (A Kent Carol) – 15th century melody, arr. Barker
It came upon a midnight clear
The first nowell
Shout the glad tidings – Lindsley Thomas
O come all ye faithful
Hark, the herald angels sing
Organ voluntary – In dulce jubilo – J. S. Bach BWV 729