We would like to wish you and your family all the blessings during the Christmas season and into the New Year.   It is my wish that this season is enriched through worship, Holy Scripture, carols and fellowship during Advent, Christmas, Epiphany and beyond.

Andy O'Donnel  and family



Anglican Parish of Bedford,& Stanbridge East
2017 Annual service of Carols and Lessons @ BEDFORD St JAMES @ 10 am  DECEMBER 17, 2017
Below is our order of service


Opening Carol: 153- Good Christians all Rejoice
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Lighting of Candles and Prayer
Collect of the Day
Hymn 118 – O, Come All Ye Faithful
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First Reading: Isaiah 9: 2-7 Page 742
Hymn 119 - Silent Night
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Second Reading: Isaiah 11: 1–4a; 6–9 Page 745
Hymn 120 - O Little Town of Bethlehem
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Third Reading: Luke 1:26-38 Page 1098
Hymn 123- Once in David’s Royal City
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Fourth Reading: Luke 2: 1-7 Page 1099
Hymn 126 – Away in a Manger
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Fifth Lesson: Luke 2: 8-16 Page 1100
Carol- 154- Joy to the World
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Sixth Reading: Matthew 2: 1-11 Page 1036
Offering Hymn: 135 - Shepherds in the Fields
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Prayer over the Gifts Page 272

Hymn- 143- Angels from the Realm of Glory

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Seventh Reading: John 1: 1-14 Page 1137

Closing Prayers and Blessing

Recessional Hymn 159- The First Noel

Dismissal



December 17, 2017 THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT Year B

Services

9:00 am Bishop Stewart Memorial Church of the Holy Trinity, Frelighsburg

10:00 am Bedford Annual Service of Carols and Lessons with a Pizza lunch afterwards.

10:30 am Church of St James the Apostle, Stanbridge-East


December 24, 2017 NATIVITY OF THE LORD - PROPER III Year B

10:00 am 4th Sunday in Advent - Joint Service Church of St James the Apostle, Stanbridge-East

4:00 pm St. Paul’s Philipsburg

6:00 pm St James the Lesser Pigeon Hill


7:30 pm St James the Apostle and Martyr,

8:00 pm Bishop Stewart Memorial Church of the Holy Trinity, Frelighsburg

9:30pm St James Bedford


Announcements:
*December 15th Bible Study St James Bedford.


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