Bedford Churches Offer Christmas Services

Compiled by The Bedford Citizen

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Image (c) – St. Paul’s Within the Walls, an Episcopal Church in Rome, Italy

There will be Christmas services at the following Bedford churches – First Baptist Chursh; First Church of Christ, Congregational; First Parish, Unitarian Universalist; Lutheran Church of Our Savior; Parish of St. Michael/Roman Catholic; and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Editor’s Note: If a church that you know about is not listed, please send the information to [email protected]

First Baptist Church in Bedford – Rev. Scott Arnold, Pastor

155 Concord Road, Bedford, MA 01730
Phone: (781) 275-8151
Email – office: [email protected]
On the web:

Wednesday, December 24

  • 7 pm – Christ Carols, and Candlelight – “Good News” for all ages “

First Church of Christ, Congregational – Rev. John Castricum, Pastor

25 Great Road, Bedford, MA 01730
Phone: 781-275-7951
Email – office: [email protected]
On the web:

Wednesday, December 24

  • 4 pm — Christmas Eve Family Service – For all ages, featuring an “instant Christmas Pageant”
  • 9 pm — C Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – a service of lessons, carols, a special Christmas message and candle lighting

First Parish, Unitarian Universalist – Rev. Megan Lynes Parish Minister

75 The Great Road on Bedford Common, Bedford, MA  01730
Phone: 781-275-7994
Email – office: [email protected]
On the web:

Sunday, December 21

  • 10 am – A rousing carol service led by Music Director Brad Conner
  • 4 pm — An intergenerational holiday celebration with  Lion Dance, performed by Gund Kwok, the only Asian Women Lion & Dragon Dance Troupe followed by a celebratory reception

Wednesday, December 24

  • 4 pm Intergenerational Service and interactive telling of the Christmas story
  • 8 pm Trraditional service with candles, carols, luscious choral music, and a homily by Rev. Megan Lynes.

Sunday, December 28

  • 10 am  Annual “Cusp” service, coordinated by Doris Smith to mark the passing from one year to the next

Lutheran Church of Our Savior – Rev. Mark Kleckner, Pastor

426 Davis Road, Bedford, MA 01730
Phone  781-275-6013    |   Fax  781-275-9308
Email – Office / [email protected]
On the web:

Wednesday, December 24

  • 4 pm Christmas Eve Service for Families
  • 7 and 9 pm Christmas Eve Candlelight Services with pre-service music at 6:30 and 8:30 pm

Thursday, December 25

  • 10 am Christmas Day Service — The Lord’s Supper will be celebrated.

Sunday, December 28

  • 10 am Service of Lessons & Carols  —  One service only, no Sunday school or adult Bible study

Wednesday, December 31

  • 7 pm – New Year’s Eve Service – with the Lord’s Supper

Parish of St. Michael – Roman Catholic – Msgr. William F. Cuddy, Jr., Pastor/Administrator

90 Concord Road, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730
Telephone (781) 275-6318
E-mail: [email protected]
On the web:

Wednesday, December 24

  • 4 pm      Christmas Eve Mass
  • 10 pm    Christmas Eve Mass

Thursday, December 25

  • 7 am      Christmas Day Mass
  • 10 am    Christmas Day Mass

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church – Rev. Christopher Wendell, Rector

100 Pine Hill Road, Bedford, MA  01730
Phone: 781-275-8262
Email – office: at [email protected]
On the web:

Sunday, December 21 – the Fourth Sunday of Advent

  • 10 am – Holy Eucharist, with Christmas Pageant during the service

Wednesday, December 24

  • 3 pm      Family Christmas Eve Eucharist, 3:00pm
  • 9:30        Carol sing, 9:30pm
  • 10 pm    Christmas Eve Eucharist

Thursday, December 25

  • 10 am    Christmas Day Eucharist

Sunday, December 28 – the First Sunday after Christmas

  • 10 am    Holy Eucharist

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