Skip to main content Skip to main content

Central California Life Magazine

Lessons & Carols is Fresno Pacific University's Christmas gift to the communuty

Presented by the FPU Music Department at 3:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Join in a traditional taste of Christmas--this service brings together singers and instrumentalists from across the university, and the audience joins in on “God Rest You, Merry Gentlemen,” “Away in a Manger” and “O Come All Ye Faithful." The foundation of Lessons & Carols is a Church of England service alternating Bible readings on the birth of Christ with musical selections. It was first performed in 1918 at King’s College, Cambridge University, and adapted from an order by E.W. Benson, later Archbishop of Canterbury. Featured Fresno Pacific ensembles will be the Concert Choir, Women’s Chorale, Men’s Chorus, Crosswind vocal/instrumental troupe, Handbell choirs, Pacific Brass and the University String Quartet.

Date & Time

November 22, 2015

3:00PM - 4:00PM

More Info

Event Website


10, payable at the door

Religion & Spirituality