Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

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Rejecting Hate: Statement of Interfaith Solidarity Against Islamophobia in Massachusetts

As Boston-area religious and cultural leaders, we are committed to building a community that embraces people of different beliefs and practices, including our Muslim neighbors and friends. This work is particularly important in the present political climate, in which some public figures are voicing messages of intolerance and xenophobia, pitting segments of the American populace against one another. It is for this reason that we are deeply concerned to learn of an event scheduled for November 2nd in Stoughton featuring three speakers whom the Southern...
Hancock Chancel Choir and Cantata Orchestra

Hancock Chancel Choir and Cantata Orchestra

Hancock Concert Series Presents:  ​Hancock Chancel Choir and Cantata Orchestra Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna Vivaldi: Spring from the Four Seasons Sunday, May 15th at 9:45 a.m.  Hancock’s Chancel Choir will be accompanied by our 23 piece, professional Cantata Orchestra in Morten Lauridsen’s stunningly beautiful work Lux Aeterna. One of the most popular choral works of the past 20 years, this Grammy award winning piece is alternately reflective, soaring, and joyous as it celebrates those that have gone on before us and will be woven through the service. “This is truly...
Hancock Talk Series

Hancock Talk Series

Hancock Talks Hancock Talks is a free lecture series open to the public, with a focus on the  emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of older adults in our community. It is funded by a grant from the Dana Home Foundation and hosted at Hancock United Church of Christ. Hancock talks is on Wednesday evenings. Please join us at our upcoming events: April 27th, 7:00-8:30 PM Dr. Robert Stern “Alzheimer’s Disease 2016: Reasons to Hope” Aired live on Lex Media May 25th, 7:00-8:30 Dr. Annabel Beerel...
The Jameson Singers

The Jameson Singers

  Hancock Concert Series PresentsThe Jameson Singers: Celebrations and Lamentations Saturday, April 16th at 4:00 p.m.Join the Jameson Singers for a memorable musical journey to the land of Byrd, Weelkes, Pearsall, Vaughan Williams, Britten and other masters from the English songbook.The Jameson Singers’ upcoming concert features an unusual and richly-varied program. The theme is Celebrations and Lamentations from the British Isles. There will be lamentations a-plenty: a Byrd motet mourning the destruction of Jerusalem, Weelkes’ moving portrait of Absalom keening over the loss of his...
A Joyful Noyse in the Minuteman

A Joyful Noyse in the Minuteman

Hancock Welcomes New Minister - Colonial Times

Hancock Welcomes New Minister – Colonial Times

Brass, Bells, and Carols! Hancock Concert Series in the Minuteman

Brass, Bells, and Carols! Hancock Concert Series in the Minuteman

Jameson Singers Concert - Press Release

Jameson Singers Concert – Press Release

Jameson Singers Presents Illuminare Concert of Christmas Music part of Hancock Concert Series This Weekend LEXINGTON, MA–The Hancock Concert Series of Lexington presents theJameson Singers in a holiday concert on Saturday, December 5, at 4:00PM. Conducted by Jameson Marvin, the Jameson Singers will offer a program,Illuminare,  of festive a cappella music from Renaissance to recent, featuring masterworks by Palestrina, Vaughan Williams, Ockeghem, Bruckner, Sweelinck, and Britten, along with audience singing of favorite carols with the chorus.The Jameson Singers, a sixty-voice chorus comprised of amateur singers, was formed by Jameson Marvin shortly...
Bay Colony Brass in the Minuteman!

Bay Colony Brass in the Minuteman!

2015 Concert Series Press Release

2015 Concert Series Press Release

Tribute to Leonard Bernstein to Launch 5th Season of Hancock Concert Series LEXINGTON, MA–Choirs, brass, bells, early music, vocal music, and a spectacular new piano trio are all on the roster for this fall’s Hancock Concert Series. Celebrating its 5th season, this year’s season is bigger and better than ever. The Series is sponsored by, and held at, the beautifully renovated and fully accessible Hancock Church on Lexington’s historic battle green. ‘To celebrate our new building, we have planned  our biggest Series yet,” says Director of...