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European Christmas Carol Service

Wednesday 5 December 18:00-19:00


The Institut français d’Ecosse lends its support to the European Commission in Scotland by sharing with you an invitation to a Christmas Carol Service that they have so graciously organised:

We are pleased to invite you, on 5 December 2018, to a European Christmas Carol Service at the Church of St. John on Princes Street, to mark the 200th anniversary of "Silent Night".

We are indebted to Rev. Markus Dünzkofer for kindly agreeing to host a Carol Service at the St. John’s Church.

We are honoured to be joined by the Minister for Europe, Migration and International Development, Ben Macpherson MSP.

The evening will showcase popular carols and Christmas traditions from right around Europe. The carols will be sung in their original language.

Finger food from diverse European countries will then be available to try.

Come along with your friends and family — everyone is welcomed!

Event details:

European Christmas Carol Service
Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 6-7pm
FREE and open to all

The Church of St. John the Evangelist
Princes Street
Edinburgh EH2 4BJ

Advanced booking not required. For more information, contact the European Commission in Scotland’s Information Officer, Veronica Mihai, at Veronica.MIHAI ec.europa.eu or visit the Commission’s Facebook page.

This carol service is delivered by the European Commission in Scotland with the participation of the Consulate General of France in Scotland and the Institut français d’Ecosse.

Image: St John’s Church and the Caledonian Hotel at the West End of Princes Street
Credit: Peter Stubbs

Institut Français Écosse 2018