Posts tagged ‘O Antiphons’

December 13, 2015

2015-12-13 Notes from the Bench

Advent Lessons and Carols: “The Great O Antiphons of Advent” by Healey Willan

A commentary on this week’s music by Dr. James T. Gerber, Music Associate


This Sunday evening, the All Saints’ community will celebrate our annual Advent Lessons and Carols Festival. This is a wonderful time for us as a faith community to prepare for the celebration of Christmas by setting aside this time, away from the frenzy of activity surrounding the secular celebration of Christmas, to reflect on the Word of God and the messages of the prophets who spoke of the coming of our Savior. Interspersed among the selected readings, the All Saints’ Chamber Choir will sing “The Great O Antiphons of Advent” by Healey Willan.



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