Religion Briefs, Dec. 7, 2013
Unitarian-Universalist class on Sunday
A short class on Unitarian-Universalist roots will be offered from 2:30–4 p.m. Sunday at 1425 N. Fifth St.
The class is a condensed history of Unitarianism from the Protestant Reformation, the journey from Europe to America, beginnings of Universalism in America, prominent Unitarians (including U.S. presidents, authors, and Nobel laureates), and core beliefs and values.
Child care will be provided. The regular Sunday service will follow at 4:30 p.m.
Call 712-8684 or visit http://www.uucgv.org for information.
Christmas story at Church of Nativity
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be offered at 3 p.m. Sunday at Church of the Nativity, 2175 Broadway.
The presentation is styled after the Church of England’s original version made famous by King’s College, Cambridge. It features the Christmas story told from scripture and caroling with choir and string quartet. Guest artists are The Schumann Singers Ensemble, Les Quatres and organist Merle Ashley.
A wine and cheese reception will follow.
Call 245-9606 or visit http://www.church-of-the-nativity.com for information.
Free Christmas concert at St. Mary’s
Christmas through the Centuries, presented by a ladies’ chorale at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, will be presented at 2 p.m. Sunday at the church, 1855 St. Mary’s Drive in Montrose.
The free concert features folk songs, hymns, and classic favorites. An offering will be taken to benefit the Pope John Paul II Academy in Montrose.
Call 249-2996 for information.