Today Christmas Day worship services Masses, 8, 10 a.m. and noon; Solemn Vespers of Christmas, 4 p.m., St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave., Seattle. Information: 206-622-3559. Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m., Epiphany...

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Masses, 8, 10 a.m. and noon; Solemn Vespers of Christmas, 4 p.m., St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave., Seattle. Information: 206-622-3559.

Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m., Epiphany Parish of Seattle, 1805 38th Ave. Information: 206-324-2573.

Holy Communion, 10 a.m., Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 14514 20th Ave. N.E., Shoreline. Information: 206-363-8100.

Global Gallery for children, 10 a.m., East Shore Unitarian Church, 12700 S.E. 32nd St., Bellevue. Information: 425-747-3780.

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Third Mass of Christmas, Eucharist, Rite II, contemporary English, 10 a.m., St. Dunstan’s Church of the Highlands Parish (Episcopal), 722 N. 145th St., Shoreline. Information: 206-363-4319.

Holy Eucharist, 10 a.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave. E., Seattle. Information: 206-323-0300, ext. 259.

Holy Eucharist and children’s choir, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church of West Seattle, 4105 California Ave. S.W. Information: 206-935-6530.


Tomorrow


Worship services

Second Day of Christmas, The First Sunday After Christmas, Elizabethan-language service, Communion from “1928 Book of Common Prayer,” 8 a.m.; contemporary-language service, Rite II, 9:30 a.m., St. Dunstan’s Church of the Highlands Parish (Episcopal), 722 N. 145th St., Shoreline. Information: 206-363-4319.

Lessons and carols, Eucharist, 8 a.m. in chapel; 9 and 11 a.m. in nave, St. Mark’s Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave. E., Seattle. Information: 206-323-0300, ext. 259.

Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m., Epiphany Parish of Seattle, 1805 38th Ave. Information: 206-324-2573.

The Rev. Pam Russell, Communion, 10 a.m., Prince of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 14514 20th Ave. N.E., Shoreline. Information: 206-363-8100.

Blessing of Rag Dolls made by congregation to comfort children in countries at war, 10 a.m., St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 26715 Military Road S., Kent. Information: 253-854-0012.

Rachel Gerberding, “When Families Aren’t Perfect,” 10 a.m., Saltwater Unitarian Universalist Church, 25701 14th Place S., Des Moines. Information: 253-839-5200.

The Rev. Jon Luopa, music by Loft Choir, 10 a.m.; 35th annual Messiah Sing-and-Play-Along, 7 p.m., tickets available at the door, $12 for general admission and $8 for students and seniors, University Unitarian Church, 6556 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle. Information: 206-525-8400.

Bruce Davis, guest speaker, “A Promise Kept,” 10 a.m., East Shore Unitarian Church, 12700 S.E. 32nd St., Bellevue. Information: 425-747-3780.

The Rev. Rodolph Rowe, “The Mess God Is In,” 10 a.m., Queen Anne United Methodist Church, 1606 Fifth Ave. W., Seattle. Information: 206-282-4307.

Worship planners, “Reflecting on 2004: Letting Go & Being Thankful,” 10:30 a.m., Shoreline Unitarian Universalist Church, 14724 First Ave. N.E. Information: 206-363-7994.

Holiday memories and potluck breakfast, 10:30 a.m., Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church, 308 Fourth Ave. S., Kirkland. Information: 425-822-0171.

Feast of St. Stephen, Holy Eucharist, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church of West Seattle, 4105 California Ave. S.W. Information: 206-935-6530.

The Rev. Jeanette Keil, “Setting Spiritual Priorities,” 10:30 a.m., The Evergreen Church of Religious Science, 2102 Bellevue Way S.E., Bellevue. Information: 425-688-0333.

The Rev. Harvey Buer, “Is Christmas Ever Over?” 10:30 a.m., First Congregational Church of Bellevue, United Church of Christ, 752 108th Ave. N.E. Information: 425-454-5001.

Linda Tally, “Musical Meditations,” 10:30 a.m., West Seattle Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4736 40th Ave. S.W. Information: 206-935-0418.

Feast of St. Stephen, 12:30 p.m., King of Glory Christian Episcopal Parish meeting in Chapel of Zion Lutheran Church, Auburn Way South and 17th Avenue Southeast, Auburn. Information: 253-854-4854.

Beth Brunton, “Celebrate the Season: Make a Joyful Noise,” Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah and winter-solstice celebrations, music and stories, 5 p.m., Rainier Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 4620 S. Findlay St., Seattle. Information: 206-722- 4880.


Monday


Service


Feast of St. John, evangelist, apostle and theologian, 11:45 a.m., First Lutheran Church of West Seattle, 4105 California Ave. S.W. Information: 206-935-6530.


Tuesday


Service


Feast of the Holy Innocents, Holy Eucharist, 11:45 a.m., First Lutheran Church of West Seattle, 4105 California Ave. S.W. Information: 206-935-6530.


Friday


“Candlelight Walking Meditation for Compassion and Peace”


Interfaith leaders, Green Lake meditative walk, 5-5:30 p.m., closing prayer and song circle, 6:30-7 p.m., Community Center, Athletic Field, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle. Bring a candle. Open house, 7:30 p.m., Interfaith Community Church, 1763 N.W. 62nd St., Seattle. Information: 206-783-1618.


Labyrinth walk


Music, burning bowl, reflection, 7 p.m.-midnight, St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave. E., Seattle. Cost: $5 per person; $15 per family. Information: 206-323-0300, ext. 259.


Global peace dance


Spiritual song and dance to bring in new year with hope and faith, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Hatha Yoga Center, 4550 11th N.E., Seattle. $10 donation. Information: 206-729-3655. Presented by Dances of Universal Peace.


New Year’s Eve centennial gala


Purcell’s celebratory Te Deum, Handel’s Dixit Dominus and Franceschini’s concerto, 11 p.m., St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave., Seattle. $22 donation; students and seniors pay as able. Information: 206-382-4874.

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