St. Joseph Church Celebrates Advent with ‘Lessons and Carols’

SHELTON—St. Joseph Church in Shelton welcomed in the Advent season with a Lessons and Carols concert on Saturday, December 8 at 7 pm.

The concert featured festive seasonal hymns accompanied by readings from the books of Isaiah, Matthew, Luke and John presented by members of the parish.

Carols included O Come, O Come Emmanuel, O Holy Night, Ave Maria, Silent Night and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.

The concert featured vocalists Krista Adams Santilli and Ron M’Sadoques, violinist Darwin Shen, flutist Monica Attell, cellist Tom Hudson and pianist Yuan Wang.

The congregation joined together in joyful song and enjoyed a light reception afterward!