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Service in Progress
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Service in Progress

A sign requests that visitors remain quiet stood in front of the congregation area of Memorial Church on Monday evening during the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service.

Singing Along
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Singing Along

From left, MJ Richardson '17, Chloe B. Do '15, Karen-Alexandra Nogues '18, and Sarah C. Angell '18 sing along during the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service in Memorial Church on Monday evening.

Reading Along
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Reading Along

MJ Richardson '17 reads along during the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service on Monday evening in Memorial Church.

'Silent Night'
Student Groups

'Silent Night'

Memorial Church Choirmaster Edward E. Jones conducts the Harvard University Choir as it performs "Silent Night" on Monday evening in Memorial Church. The performance was part of the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service.

Conducting the Choir
Memorial Church

Conducting the Choir

Memorial Church Choirmaster Edward E. Jones conducts the Harvard University Choir as it performs "Silent Night" on Monday evening in Memorial Church. The performance was part of the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service.

Conducting from Above
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Conducting from Above

Memorial Church Choirmaster Edward E. Jones conducts the Harvard University Choir during the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service on Monday evening.

Listening to the Service
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Listening to the Service

Attendees of all ages gathered in the pews, crowded in the aisles, and stood at the back of Memorial Church as the Harvard University Choir alternated between carols, hymns, and psalms read by community members during the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service on Monday evening.

Watching the Service
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105th Annual Christmas Carol Service

Filling the Pews
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Filling the Pews

Attendees of all ages gather in Memorial Church for the 105th Annual Christmas Carol Service on Monday evening. According to the event program, the liturgy has remained largely the same as when the carol service began in 1910.

Watching the Service
Student Groups

Watching the Service

According to the event program, attendees were invited to join the choir in singing "Silent Night" to commemorate the centenary of the Christmas Truce of 1914, when British and German soldiers fighting in World War I temporarily halted attacks in acknowledgement of the holiday. As the choir readied to begin singing "Silent Night," some attendees closed their eyes, others looked straight ahead, but all were silent.

Walton's Sermon
Religion

Walton To Protesters: 'What Will You Do?' To Fight Racial Inequality

Dozens of students and affiliates laid on the cold ground outside of Memorial Church Sunday morning as part of a die-in protest on Sunday, the latest in a string of recent protests.

Die-In at Memorial Church
Race

Die-In at Memorial Church

Protesters participate in a die-in event in December. The silent protest included the usage of surgical masks, and protesters laid down on the ground and steps as parishioners exited Memorial Church.

Target
Student Life

Protesting Ferguson Decision, Hundreds Rally in Yard

The protest came just two days after several hundred students from Harvard and Cambridge Rindge and Latin School flooded the center of Harvard Square in protest.

helping hand
Memorial Church

helping hand

Students light each other's candles at the Monday night World Aids Day vigil organised by the Harvard Global Health and AIDS Coalition on Memorial Church steps.

helping hand
College

Vigil Marks World AIDS Day

In honor of World AIDS Day, leaders of the Global Health and AIDS Coalition shared stories about HIV/AIDS at their annual vigil on the Memorial Church steps on Monday night.

Black Lives Matter Protester
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Harvard Stadium
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Conflict at the Scene
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