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Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services across Maine — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services across Maine — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

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BANGOR — Christmas Eve services, 2:30, four and 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, The Rock Church, 1195 Ohio St.

BANGOR — Christmas Eve candlelight service, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Unitarian Universalist Society of Bangor, 120 Park St.

BANGOR — Christmas Eve classes and carols, 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, The Imago Dei Anglican Church, 56 Middle St. Hear the story of Christmas in 9 readings, sing carols by candlelight and finish the night with Holy Communion.

BANGOR — Christmas Eve candlelight service, 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, New Hope Church, 1423 Ohio St. Cookies and scorching drinks to comply with.

BANGOR — Christmas Eve service with classes and carols, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Hope Lutheran Church, 1520 Union St.

BANGOR — Christmas Eve candlelight service, beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Columbia Road Baptist Church, 63 Columbia St.

BAR HARBOR — St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church will maintain a Christmas Eve choral Eucharist at 10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 41 Mount Desert St.

BAR HARBOR — St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church will maintain its Christmas Eve household service at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 41 Mount Desert St.

BAR HARBOR — The First Baptist Church is holding a candlelight Christmas Eve service at 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 46 Ledgelawn Ave.

BELFAST — Single household service mixed with a Pageant Celebration of Holy Eucharist with choir, 6 p.m. Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24, with the Rev. Canon Mary Ann Taylor as celebrant, St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Courtroom St. She additionally will lead a Contemplative Eucharist at 9:30 a.m. on Christmas Day, Dec. 25; and St. Stephen’s Day with a Therapeutic Eucharist at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 26.

BELFAST — The Belfast United Methodist Church is holding its Christmas Eve service with luminaries at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 23 Mill Lane. Consists of Holy Communion, particular music, youngsters’s story and Christmas message.

BELFAST — A candlelight service might be held at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24, First Baptist Church, 95 Excessive St. All are welcome.

BELFAST — Ninth annual free group Christmas dinner might be held midday Tuesday, Dec. 25, at Belfast United Methodist Church, 23 Mill Lane, East Belfast. Menu will embrace turkey and ham with all of the fixings, rolls, drinks and dessert.

BLUE HILL — Christmas Eve service at 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church, 330 Hinckley Ridge Street. Annual potluck dinner instantly follows the service. Christmas Day service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25.

BRADLEY — Christmas Mass, midnight Monday, Dec. 24, to 1 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, at St. Ann Catholic Church, 84 Important St.

BREWER — Christmas Eve carol sing alongside, 5 p.m. and Pageant Christmas Eve Eucharist, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 21 Holyoke St., nook of North Fundamental and Holyoke streets.

BRUNSWICK — All Saints Parish will host a particular Christmas carol singalong at 7:30 p.m. Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24, in entrance of the city gazebo situated within the park (between Maine Road and Park Row in Brunswick). All are inspired to attend. The lyrics for the carols shall be offered to those that attend. For extra info, contact the parish at 207-725-2624.

BUCKSPORT — Christmas Eve candlelight service of Classes and Carols, 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Elm Road Congregational Church, 31 Elm St.

BUCKSPORT — Christmas Eve candlelight services, 2, four and 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Bucksport United Methodist Church, 71 Franklin St. Carols, The Christmas Story, Particular Music and devotions provided at every service. For info, name 469-3622 or go to Fb.

CAMDEN — Candlelight Christmas Eve service, 6-7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Chestnut Road Baptist Church, 29 Chestnut St. Come as you’re.

CASTINE — Household-friendly candlelight Christmas Eve service of music, phrase and mild, 5-6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine, 68 Principal St. For info, name 326-9486 or go to tcpoc.org.

CASTINE — Candlelight Christmas Eve family-friendly service, 5-6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine, 68 Major St. The normal Christmas story is surrounded with carols, particular music, and the sharing of candlelight. For info, go to tcpoc.org.

CLINTON — The Riverside Baptist Church of Pishon Ferry will maintain its candlelight Christmas Eve service at four:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 1 Pishon Ferry.

DEXTER — A Christmas Eve Mass might be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Our Woman of the Snows-St. Anne Catholic Church, 59-60 Free St.

DOVER-FOXCROFT — Christmas Eve Mass might be held at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, and Christmas Day Mass at eight:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 43 Excessive St.

GLENBURN — The Glenburn Evangelical Church is holding its Christmas Eve candlelight service at 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 911 Hudson Street.

GUILFORD — Christmas Eve service with the Rev. Ann Seashore, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Guilford United Methodist Church, three Faculty St.

HANCOCK — A group candlelight Christmas Eve service with a standard readings and carols shall be held at 7 pm. Monday, Dec. 24, at Union Congregational Church of Hancock, UCC, 1368 U.S. Route 1. All are welcome. Name 422-3100 for info.

INDIAN ISLAND — Christmas Day service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, at St. Ann Catholic Church, Penobscot Nation, 6 Down St.

LAMOINE — The Lamoine Baptist Church will maintain its Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 24 Lamoine Seashore Street.

LEVANT — The Harvest Chapel will maintain a candlelight Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 3531 Union St.

LINCOLNVILLE — Christmas Eve candlelight service for all ages, with the Rev. Elizabeth Barnum, four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at United Christian Church, 18 Searsmont Street, Route 173, Lincolnville Middle. Particular music offered by Robyn Tarantino and Hayden Sears, Saphrona Stetson, the Wing and a Prayer Choir, and visitor organist John McKean. The 1821 church is handicapped accessible. Doorways open at three:30 p.m. For info, name 763-3800 or go to ucclincolnville.com.

MILFORD — A Christmas Eve candlelight service will probably be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Milford Congregational Church, 126 Essential St.

MILO — A Christmas Eve Mass will probably be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at Saints Francis & Paul Catholic Church, 128 Riverside St.

MILO — Park Road United Methodist Church and Milo Baptist Church will maintain its ecumenical candlelight Christmas Eve service at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 15 Park St.

MONROE — Christmas Eve candle lighting worship service, eight p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Monroe Group Church, UCC, 28 West Important St., Route 139.

MORRILL — The Morrill Baptist Church will maintain its Christmas Eve services at four and 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 26 South Principal St.

OLD TOWN — Christmas Eve Mass, four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Holy Household Catholic Church, 429 Important St.

OLD TOWN — A Christmas Eve Service shall be held at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at St. James’ Episcopal Church, nook of Foremost and Middle streets.

OLD TOWN — The Previous City United Methodist and Stillwater Federated Church buildings will maintain a Christmas Eve service at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24 on the Previous City Methodist Church, 726 Stillwater Ave. For extra info, please name the church workplace at 207.827.3556 or e-mail [email protected]

ORONO — Christmas Eve Mass, 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, Our Woman of Knowledge Catholic Church, 83 School Ave.

ORONO — The Church of Common Fellowship will maintain its youngsters’s Christmas Eve service at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 82 Primary St. Consists of participatory retelling of the Nativity story, full with costumes. Christmas Eve service with conventional classes and carols, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24.

PITTSFIELD — Christmas Eve Mass can be held at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, and Christmas Day Mass, eight:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 238 Detroit St.

PORTLAND — Bishop Robert P. Deeley will rejoice midnight Mass and a 10 a.m. Mass Christmas Day, Tuesday, Dec. 25, on the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland; additionally Mass for residents and households four p.m. Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24, at Saint Joseph’s Rehabilitation and Residence in Portland; and a Christmas Eve morning Mass for ladies inmates on the Maine Correctional Middle in Windham; native clergy who rejoice Mass all year long on the correctional middle will maintain Mass for males inmates.

PORTLAND — A particular Christmas part has been created on the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland’s web site that options quite a lot of assets together with Christmas Mass occasions from across the state, Christmas season and household exercise calendars, religion and prayer assets, messages from Pope Francis, tv programming schedules and extra. To entry the part, go to portlanddiocese.org/christmas-2018.

ROCKLAND — The Aldersgate United Methodist Church is holding its Christmas Eve Communion service at 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 15 Wesley Lane.

ROCKLAND — The Grace Bible Fellowship will maintain its candlelight Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 30 Sherer Lane.

ROCKLAND — Christmas Eve Festive Candlelight Eucharist service, eight p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 11 White St. Festive Eucharist for the Nativity, 10:30 a.m. Christmas Day, Dec. 25, with music and a sermon. Group Christmas dinner served by members of Adas Yoshuron Synagogue, 12:30 p.m. Dec. 25. Services first Sunday of Christmas embrace Holy Eucharist and Holy Matrimony, 9 a.m., and Celtic Eucharist, 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30. Feast of Epiphany, Sunday, Jan. 6, together with Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. and Celtic Eucharist at 5:30 p.m. For extra info, name the parish workplace at 594-8191 or verify the web site at stpetersrockland.org.

SEARSPORT — The Searsport First Congregational Church is holding its Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, eight Church St.

SWANVILLE — The Swanville Group Church is holding its Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 15 City Home Street.

THOMASTON — Christmas Eve services will embrace Classes and Carols at 5:30 p.m. and midnight Mass at 11 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 24; and Christmas Day service at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 25, at Episcopal Church of St. John Baptist, 200 Essential St.

WATERVILLE — The Waterville Baptist Church will maintain its Christmas Eve service at four p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, at 1 Park St.

WINTHROP — The Winthrop Congregational Church is holding its Christmas Eve service of classes and carols at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 10 Bowdoin St.