GLASLOUGH’S WINTER’S TALE

21 December 2018 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Santa arrived on cue at St Salvator’s Church of Ireland in Glaslough on Tuesday evening with a number of gifts for the junior choir and presentations for the Minister, Reverend Lorraine Capper and choir conductor, Ethne McCord. It was all part of ‘A Winter’s Tale’, a special celebration of Christmas that has been taking place at this church for the past five years. It is a crosscommunity and cross-border event that has become so popular that the tickets are usually sold out in advance and the organisers have had to add a second performance (on Wednesday).

Donagh Community Choir led the congregation with the hymn ‘Once in Royal David’s City’ and the Reverend Capper read the Christmas Gospel from the opening verses of John 1 (1-14), while Ben Duffy provided accompaniment on the harp with ‘In the bleak mid-winter’. Gerard Toal was on keyboard with Peter Toal (drums). Ken Atkinson and George….

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