Church of the Incarnation Advent and Christmas services - December 12 - 25

Church of the Incarnation Advent and Christmas services - December 12 - 25


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Church of the Incarnation
209 Madison Avenue
(between 35th and 36th Street)
New York, NY 10016
(212) 689-6350 (voice) (email)


Saturday, December 25, 2021


Festival of Lessons and Carols
Sunday, December 12, at 5pm With Strings, Organ and the Incarnation Choir.
An Incarnation tradition, Lessons and Carols is one of the most beloved services they present each year. Based on the Festival of Lessons and Carols at King’s College, Cambridge, it consists of readings from scripture interspersed with music for strings, organ and choir. Then stay for the Parish Christmas Party immediately after the service. We’ll have Christmas caroling, festive drinks, and various items for sale to spread the Christmas cheer. 

Children’s Christmas Pageant
Sunday, December 19, at 11am
The Children’s Christmas Pageant is featured in place of the sermon during our principal Sunday service.

Christmas Eve
6pm Holy Eucharist with Organ and Soloists from the Incarnation Choir.
Traditional Christmas hymns and carols are sung throughout the service.

11pm Festal Eucharist with Strings, Organ and the Incarnation Choir; Musical Prelude at 10:30pm
The Church of the Incarnation's version of “Midnight Mass,” this is a beautiful and transcendent celebration of Holy Communion by candlelight.

Christmas Day
11am Holy Eucharist with Organ and a Soloist from the Incarnation Choir.
A joyful service of Holy Communion to celebrate the birth of Jesus, with a visit to the creche for children.

All services are held in-person and streamed live at

Who Should Attend

Free and open to the public. Donations welcome.


(in person) 209 Madison Avenue
(between 35th & 36th Street)
(also live stream)

Additional Information

Telephone: 212-689-6350

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