Last Sunday before Advent
Sunday, November 24
Annual Advent Preparation Festival
12:30–3 p.m., Bloedel Hall
    Intergenerational opportunities to select a spiritual practice for Advent, with festive musical offerings. Lunch will provided. Sponsored by Children’s & Family Ministries, Youth Ministry, and Adult Faith Formation. All are welcome!


Advent

First Week of Advent
Sunday, December 1
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m.  Holy Eucharist
7 p.m. The "O" Antiphons Service  (This liturgy will be live streamed here.)
    Advent Procession with lessons and carols. Incense will be used. 
9:30 p.m.  Compline
    Ancient nighttime prayers, sung by the Compline Choir. A Seattle tradition since 1956.

Saturday, December 8
An Advent Quiet Morning
9 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
at St. Andrew’s, Green Lake 111 NE 80th St., Seattle, WA 98115
    A morning of silence, prayer and reflection, co-sponsored by Saint Mark’s

Second week of Advent
Sunday, December 8
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline

Third week of Advent
Sunday, December 15
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline

Tuesday, December 17
7 p.m. Pageant of the Nativity
    Holy Scripture, multiple choirs, cathedral finery—a grand retelling of the Nativity story for all ages.

Thursday, December 19
7 p.m. "Blue Christmas" Service
    A special Eucharist in Thomsen Chapel for those who find the holiday season a difficult or painful time.

Fourth week of Advent
Sunday, December 22
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m.  Holy Eucharist
4:30 p.m. Concert on the Flentrop: Joseph Adam presents Olivier Messiaen's monumental Christmas cycle La Nativité du Seigneur.
7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline

Christmas

Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 24

3:45 p.m. Festive gathering with Music and Carols
4 p.m. Holy Eucharist
    music by the Junior and Senior Choristers of the Choir School
a service especially suitable for children and families

7 p.m. Festive gathering with Music and Carols
7:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist
    music by the Evensong Choir and brass. Incense will be used.

10:15 p.m. Festive Gathering with Music and Carols
11 p.m. Holy Eucharist (This liturgy will be live streamed here.)
    music by the Cathedral Choir and brass. Incense will be used.

Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25
10 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Carols
    music by The Saint Mark’s Singers


The Twelve Days of Christmas

Thursday, December 26
7 a.m. Holy Eucharist, The Feast of St. Stephen, Thomsen Chapel

The First Sunday after Christmas
Sunday, December 29
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m., Holy Eucharist
7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline

Tuesday, December 31
6 p.m. –12 a.m., New Year’s Eve Labyrinth Walk with Midnight Eucharist
    As the Labyrinth Walk concludes, and as the new year begins, we will celebrate Eucharist commemorating the Feast of the Holy Name.

The Second Sunday after Christmas
Sunday, January 5
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist
4:30 p.m. Epiphany Lessons and Carols on the Eve of the Feast of the Epiphany with the Evensong Choir
7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline

 


Epiphany

The First Sunday after the Epiphany
Sunday, January 12
The Feast of the Baptism of Our Lord Jesus Christ
8 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Baptisms.
7 p.m. Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m. Compline