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A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

  • St. Mark's Episcopal Church 539 Kapahulu Avenue Honolulu, HI, 96815 United States (map)

The Saturday before Christmas Eve

Saturday, December 23

Morning Prayer & Holy Rosary 9:00 am
Mass of the Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 9:30 am
Christmas Decorating 10:00 am

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 4:00 pm
A reception follows Lessons and Carols.


Music at Lessons and Carols

Conditor alme siderum - Anonymous
Adam lay ybouden - Martha Buford (b. 1964)
My Lord, what a morning - Harry Burleigh (1866-1949)
Blessed be that maid Mary - Jessica Nelson (b. 1983)
Sleep little Jesus - Scott Villard (b. 1971)
Run, ye shepherds - Pierre Passereau (1490-1547)
Ding dong! merrily on high - arr. David Willcocks (1919-2015) 
Here is the little door - Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
Born a stranger - Crawford Thoburn (b. 1933)

Once in royal David's city - 102
O little town of Bethlehem - 78
God rest you merry gentlemen - 105
Of the Father's love begotten - 82
Hark! the herald angels sing - 87

Organ TBA


Earlier Event: December 21
St. Thomas the Apostle
Later Event: December 24
Christmas Eve