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Nine Lessons and Carols

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The first of two services consisting of nine special readings, carols sung by the York Minster Choir and hymns for everyone to join in. A traditional Christmas celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.

The second Nine Lessons and Carols service takes place on 24 December at 4pm.

Doors open at 2pm, please be seated by 3.30pm

Please note the Nine Lessons and Carols services are very popular so please arrive in plenty of time. Seats are on a first come first-served basis and we ask that groups enter the building at the same time if they wish to be seated together. Members of the congregation may not reserve seats for people not yet inside the building as a matter of fairness to others and security.

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