Light to the Darkness is a fresh interpretation of the well-loved Advent traditionof Lessons and Carols. Replacing the usual scriptural readings from the Oldand New Testaments are first-person dramatic monologues based on theseand other passages of scripture. Special emphasis is given to the role ofthe prophets, pointing the way to the Messiah and offering guidance to theHebrew people, while providing very contemporary guidance for the 21st-century. With a reading for each day of Advent, churches can choose pieces for theirservices of Lessons and Carols, while individuals can use the book for privatedevotions. Suggested music for these services is also included, encompassinga broad range of selections to accommodate parishes' needs and abilities.
Light to the Darkness
Church Publishing Inc.
Lessons and Carols, Public and Private
Mind, Body & Spirit /