Carol service at Loreto College

The Year 14 Vocal Ensemble performing at the Loreto College Carol Service.
The Year 14 Vocal Ensemble performing at the Loreto College Carol Service.

The feast of Christmas was marked in Loreto College Coleraine with the annual Carol Services, held in the College Hall during the final weeks of the Autumn Term.

Organised by the College’s Religious Education and Music departments, the Carol Services for Junior and Senior students were held on December 14

Members of the Senior Choir and School Orchestra performing at the Loreto College Carol Service.

Members of the Senior Choir and School Orchestra performing at the Loreto College Carol Service.

as well as with a Carol Service for parents and friends of the College, held on December 15.

The Carol Services featured some dramatic performances and tableaux, a variety of thought-provoking readings and reflections, and performances by the Senior and Junior Choirs, school orchestra and vocal soloists. The Service provided a peaceful interlude of reflection in the busy preparation period for the

Christmas festivities.

Mr Michael James, Principal of Loreto College, paid tribute to all those involved in preparing the Carol Service, in particular to the Music and Religious Education departments and to all the staff and students who put so much time and effort into the creation of such a moving and reflective service.

Members of the Loreto College Junior Choir, conducted by Mrs Annie Sharkey, performing at the Colleges Carol Service.

Members of the Loreto College Junior Choir, conducted by Mrs Annie Sharkey, performing at the Colleges Carol Service.

Caitlin Martin performing O Holy Night, with the Loreto College Senior Choir at the Colleges annual Carol Service.

Caitlin Martin performing O Holy Night, with the Loreto College Senior Choir at the Colleges annual Carol Service.