Rev. John Paul Gardner, Cathedral of the Holy Spirit - blessing of the Creche

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   O come let us adore

 

                Him!

 

          Lighting and blessing of the Nativity Scene

                       North Dakota State Capitol

                4 pm, Thursday, December 17, 2020

​                                Memorial Hall


Program


     Rev. John Paul Gardner, Cathedral of the Holy Spirit - Remarks and Blessing of the Creche


     Steve Harmon- leading Joy to the World


     State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt - Remarks welcoming Christ to the Capitol


     Rev. Dan Kent, Capital Christian Center - Remarks and Closing Prayer


     Steve Harmon - leading Silent Night


     Joy to the World                                                          Silent Night

​     Joy to the world! The Lord is come                         Silent night, holy night!

     Let earth receive her King!                                        All is calm, all is bright

     Let every heart prepare Him room                          Round yon Virgin, Mother and Child

​     And heaven and nature sing                                     Holy Infant, so tender and mild

     And heaven and nature sing                                     Sleep in heavenly peace

​     And heaven, and heaven and nature sing              Sleep in heavenly peace


     Joy to the world! The Savior reigns                         Silent night, holy night!

     Let men their songs employ                                    Shepherds quake at the sight

​     While fields and floods, rocks hills and plains      Glories stream from heaven afar

     Repeat the sounding joy                                           Heavenly hosts sing 'Alleluia!"

     Repeat the sounding joy                                           Christ the Savior is born

     Repeat, repeat the sounding joy                             Christ the Savior is born


     Sponsored by North Dakota Catholic Daughters of the Americas (CDA)  


The Creche was displayed west of the Christmas tree

in Memorial Hall at the North Dakota State Capitol December 17-24.

Rev. John Paul Gardner, Cathedral of the Holy Spirit - blessing of the Creche

State Treasurer Kelly Schmidt - remarks welcoming Christ to the Capitol

Keeping


Christ


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Christmas!

Steve Harmon - leading

'Joy to the World'

          and 'Silent Night'

Rev. Dan Kent, Capital Christian Center - remarks and closing prayer

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2nd Annual


Nativity Scene Event

 

4:00 p.m. - Thursday, December 17, 2020

 

Memorial Hall - North Dakota State Capitol, Bismarck


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The Creche was displayed for viewing December 17-24.

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 North Dakota Catholic Daughters of the Americas Website