Advent Lessons & Carols 6pm
Our Cathedral Choir leads a service of joyful hymns, anthems, readings, and prayers for the holiday season. Come early to get in the spirit! Please join us at 5:15 p.m. for a reception in our Courtyard with hors d’oeuvres, mulled wine, and violin music. The service then begins in the Courtyard at 6:00 p.m. with a Shofar fanfare for the Christian new year, a Candlelight Procession through our Gothic arches and aisles, singing and chanting, smells and bells! Hear music by Bach, Mendelssohn, Barstow, Biebl, and Lane. Free parking. Offerings are appreciated.
Christmas Lessons & Carols 6pm
A favorite Orlando holiday program by the Orlando Boys Choir and Girls Choir (formerly "Deanery" Choirs) and our Mens Choir together with the Cathedral Choristers. Beloved carols and the Christmas Story highlight this festive service based on the renowned Lessons and Carols from King's College, Cambridge UK.
Music by Vivaldi, Brahms, Ledger, Sumsion, Near, Andre Thomas and other composers, plus international songs and spirituals representing many Christmas traditions. Free admission, but donations are appreciated. A holiday reception will follow. Even park free!
Advent IV Holy Eucharist 8am: The Advent IV Liturgy will be one worship service at 8am (said Eucharist, Rite I). No Sunday school or Dean’s Hour at 9am.
Christmas Eve Holy Eucharist 5pm: A family oriented service with children’s Christmas pageant and traditional carols, led by the Cathedral Choristers. Childcare is available beginning at 4pm. Children participating in the Christmas pageant will meet in the Education Building at 4:30pm.
Christmas Eve Holy Eucharist 8pm Bishop Gregory O. Brewer presides over a traditional Festival Eucharist with the Cathedral Choir, organ. Childcare is available
Choral Concert 10:30pm: The Cathedral Choir sings John Rutter's "Gloria" with brass, percussion, and organ, followed by our annual Christmas Eve Midnight Mass.
Christmas Eve Midnight Mass 11:00pm: Bishop Gregory O. Brewer presides over a traditional Festival Eucharist with the Cathedral Choir, brass, organ and percussion. No childcare available.
Holy Eucharist 10am: Holy Eucharist with Christmas carols and organ. No childcare available.
Normal Service Schedule Resumes: Holy Eucharist 8am, 10:15am, & 6pm
No Sunday school during the 9am hour but childcare will be available.