Diocese of Portsmouth

Festival of 9 Lessons & Carols at St Mary’s

Start date
22 Dec 2017, 7 p.m.
End date
22 Dec 2017, 8 p.m.
St Mary's Church, Fratton Road, Portsmouth, PO1 5PA

A traditional telling of the Christmas story through readings, carols sung by the congregation and the choir. The service will be followed by Sherry and mince pies.

Music by the choir:

  • Howells, Sing Lullaby
  • Ord, Adam Lay Ybounden
  • arr Davies, The holly and the Ivy
  • Ebeling arr William, All My Heart This Night Rejoices
  • MacKinnon, Sleeps Judea Fair
  • Terry, Myn Lyking
  • Warlock, Lullaby My Jesus
  • Chilcott, The Shepherd’s Carol
  • Cornelius, Drei Konige
  • Warlock, Bethlehem Down

Voluntary: Denis Bédard – Variations sur `In Dulci Jubilo’