Started in the late 1800's, this Advent season service is an Anglican tradition celebrated around the world. The service, traditionally held bear the beginning of Advent, is a mixture of scripture reading and choral arrangements. With themes of hope, celebration, and liberation, you're sure to be immersed in the spirit of Christmas.

Save the Date!

The 61st annual Festival of Lessons and Carols at the University of the South will be celebrated at three services, two on December 5 and one on December 6.

Lessons & Carols Facts

53rd Festival of Lessons and Carols

"One of the highlights of the school year is the annual service of Lessons and Carols near the end of the Advent semester. It regularly attracts as many as 3000 people to campus each year, and has been featured in Southern Living, as well as Garden and Gun Magazine. At these services, the University Choir performs with special guest instrumentalists and often premiers works that have been composed especially for the choir."