The Cathedral of St. John the Divine celebrates the season with festive holiday services and events on Sunday, December 31, 2017 and Monday, January 1, 2018 at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, located at 1047 Amsterdam Avenue (at 112th Street), Manhattan.
New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace, Sunday, December 31, 7 p.m.
Founded by Leonard Bernstein in 1984, the annual New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace is a signature Cathedral event, gathering old friends and new for more than a quarter of a century. This year’s concert begins with Haydn’s glorious Te Deum and continues with the U.S. premiere of See the Wretched Strangers by composer Lucas Wiegerink. The concert concludes with chorales from Leonard Bernstein’s own Mass. Special guests Jason Robert Brown and Judy Collins will be joined by host Harry Smith, with soloists Jamet Pittman and Arthur Fiacco and organist David Briggs.
New Year’s Eve Watchnight Service , Sunday, December 31, 11 p.m.
Join the Cathedral community in ringing in the New Year with this special late-night service.
New Year’s Day Eucharist, Monday, January 1, 2018, 10:30 a.m. Please note, this Eucharist will be the only service on New Year’s Day.
For more information, please visit: http://www.stjohndivine.org/worship/christmas-newyear-services