Lessons and Carols
December 21, 2019 2:30pm - December 21, 2019 7pm
Join us for our first ever Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service at Camp McDowell!
The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is a service of Christian worship in which there is a blend of scripture reading and choral arrangements. The service will be a bridge from the contemplative season of Advent to the joyful season of Christmas. The service is an Anglican tradition celebrated around the world.
Tickets ($25 per person) will allow attendees the opportunity to experience the Lessons and Carols service featuring the choir of All Saints Episcopal Church from Homewood, Alabama, followed by a Camp McDowell Christmas meal in Doug Carpenter Hall. Childcare will be provided at extra cost during the service.
Date: Saturday, December 21st
Location: The Chapel of St. Francis at Camp McDowell
Time: Doors open at 2:30 p.m.; Program begins at 3:00 pm
Spend the night in one of our Parsley Commons Lodges at a discounted rate of $65 per room! Enjoy a hot breakfast on Sunday in Doug Carpenter Hall before heading back to St. Francis for a special 9 a.m. Sunday Service from Camp McDowell's Executive Director, the Rev. Corey Jones.
We hope you, your family, and friends will join us for this unique and beautiful celebration this Advent season!