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     Prelude   

     Aria from Cantata 147: Ich will von Jesu Wunden singen     J.S. Bach
           Frédéric Goncalves, soloist   Simon Fournier, trumpet   Fred Gramann, organ

     Domine, ego credidi (from the Christmas Oratorio)     Camille Saint-Saëns
         
John Bernard, soloist   Laurana Mitchelmore, piano  Fred Gramann, organ

     Ukrainian Bell Carol     arr. Matthew Prins
          Handbell Choir

     Comfort Ye / Every Valley (from the Messiah)     G.F. Handel
          Philip James Glenister, soloist   Fred Gramann, organ    

     Prelude and Allemande from suite No. 1 for cello     J.S. Bach
          Jonathan Bloom, cello

     Ringing of the Bells

     Lighting the Christ Candle     Chris and Kate Snipes

     Welcome     Odette Lockwood Stewart

     Passing the Peace of Christ

     Musical Offering     In dulci jubilo     Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
          Fred Gramann, organ

     First Reading from Holy Scripture – Isaiah 9:1-7     Jodi Fondell

     Musical Offering     Infant Holy, Infant Lowly     arr. Fred Gramann
          Handbell Choir    

     Second Reading from Holy Scripture – Matthew 1:18-25     Chinwe Akujuobi

     Musical Offering     Tecum principium (from the Christmas Oratorio)     Camille Saint-Saëns
          Jennifer Young, John Bernard, Frédéric Goncalves, trio   Laurana Mitchelmore, piano

     Third Reading from Holy Scripture – Luke 2:1-7     Walter Dickerson

     Musical Offering     Sarabande     J.S. Bach
          Jonathan Bloom, cello

     Fourth Reading from Holy Scripture – Luke 2:8-20     William Cuozzi

     Musical Offering     Ave Maria     Pietro Mascagni
          Nicole Primmer, soloist   Carol Mundinger, clarinet   Debra Takakjian, piano

     Fifth Reading from Holy Scripture – John 1:1-5, 14     Victor Greene

     Christmas Eve Meditation     Odette Lockwood-Stewart

     Musical Offering     O Holy Night     Adolphe Adam, arr. P.J. Glenister
    
     Jennifer Young and Philip James Glenister, duet   Laurana Mitchemore, piano

     Prayer for Christmas Eve and the Lord’s Prayer     Doug Fondell    

     Christmas Offering    

     Musical Offering     Ave Maria     Giulio Caccini
          Simon Fournier, trumpet   Fred Gramann, organ

     Sharing the Light of the Christ Candle     Odette Lockwood-Stewart

     Benediction    

     Carol     Silent Night, Holy Night     Tune: Stille Nacht

     Postlude