Sunday, December 18 THE FOURTH SUNDAY of ADVENT
7:30 pm Candlelight Carol Service with the Dean’s Christmas Message
Music of Ireland, Parsons, Cockburn, Gardner, Rutter, Poulenc and Mendelssohn
One of the most beautiful services of the year, the Candlelight Carol Service is a beloved Calgary tradition. Join us as we celebrate the Christmas message in story and song. The Cathedral gets very full at this service. Early arrival is suggested.
Saturday, December 24 CHRISTMAS EVE
4:00 pm Family Service
This service is designed especially for children, who help to tell the story of the birth of Jesus. A small group from the Cathedral Choir helps lead the worship, and there are traditional, well-loved carols for the entire congregation.
11:00 pm Candlelight Choral Eucharist
Music of Oldroyd, Gardner and Parsons
Preacher: The Dean
A beautiful festive celebration of the Nativity. The service begins with music for Organ and Trumpet at 10:45 pm. Once again, the Cathedral gets very full at this service. Early arrival is suggested.
Sunday, December 25 CHRISTMAS DAY
10:30 am Procession and Sung Eucharist
Music of Hurd and Cockburn
Preacher: The Archbishop of Calgary
Please note that even though Christmas Day is a Sunday, there is no celebration of the Eucharist at 8 am.