Watchnight Congregations

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Title

Watchnight Congregations

Description

"Watchnight Congregations: The traditional Watch Night religious services to mark the ending of the old and the beginning of the New Year were very much a feature of the nation's life on Friday night. Here two congregations at Holy Cross in St. Andrew (left) and at the Kingston Parish Church (right) lift up their voices and their hearts nearing the midnight hour."

Subject

Religious gatherings; Church-night services; City churches

Creator

Herbert Hewett and Winston Sill (Daily News)

Date

2-Jan-1977

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Watchnight Congregation

Identifier

D0005451
D0005452

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

Herbert Hewett and Winston Sill (Daily News), “Watchnight Congregations,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 3, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/4754.