Advent

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Advent Resources

Advent Stars are on the way. Check out this video for assembling yours. Didn’t get one? Just ask us at advancement@ULS.edu or call 717-338-3012

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What is Advent?  Mark Oldenburg offers some thoughts about “why bother about Advent” matters to Christians. See the 10 minute video to the left.

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Choral Vespers in Gettysburg

Sunday, December 3
7:30PM
Church of the Abiding Presence
A Music, Gettysburg! Presentation

The Schola Cantorum will lead festive choral vespers featuring beautiful advent themed music from across five centuries on the Gettysburg campus of United Lutheran Seminary.
Free and open to the public, no reservations needed.
For more information visit Music, Gettysburg!
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Advent Vespers in Philadelphia

Sunday, December 3, 2017
4:00PM
Schaeffer-Ashmead Chapel

Come, Light of Lights!

On Sunday, December 3, 2017 United Lutheran Seminary marks the Advent season on its Philadelphia campus with its annual Advent Vespers at 4:00pm. A reception will follow in the Brossman Center’s Benbow Hall.

Call 215.248.6316 for more information.
Free and open to the public. Reservations are requested for the free reception.
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Under the theme “Come, Light of Lights!,” the Service of Evening Prayer will provide a time for prayer, reflection, and silence – gifts from God for us in our troubled times. The liturgy will feature beautiful candle light and music for choir and assembly.

The choir will sing pieces by Johannes Brahms, K. Lee Scott, and Bruce Saylor. Other music for choir and assembly includes songs from Korea, Malawi, North America, Germany, and England.

Advent Vespers is led by the Philadelphia Chapel Choir under the direction of Dr. Michael Krentz, Dean of the Chapel (Philadelphia), along with Joel and Aimee Pakan (Tangled Blue).
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