Communications - Diocesan Calendar of Events

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
St. John's Cathedral
256 E. Church St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202


The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is a service of Christian worship, traditionally celebrated on Christmas Eve. The story of the fall of humanity, the promise of the Messiah, and the birth of Jesus is told in nine short Bible readings or lessons from Genesis, the prophetic books and the Gospels, interspersed with the singing of Christmas carols, hymns and choir anthems. December 31st in the Cathedral Nave Starts at 5PM