SAINT PETER, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus College will host its annual Christmas in Christ Chapel worship services December 2-5 on campus in Saint Peter, Minn. This year, Christmas in Christ Chapel’s theme is We Shall Go Forth Singing. Over 350 students will lead the audience through the service, which places stories of lament and meaning-making among the stories of the Divine. Through the hope of the nativity, we journey to a place of inspiration and good courage, knitting ourselves back together in defiance of the forces that seek to tear us apart. Together, “We Shall Go Forth Singing.”

The following local students will perform at Christmas in Christ Chapel: Cottage Grove, MN

Brenna Germscheid, Gustavus Choir Tristan Poeschel , Gustavus Symphony Orchestra Woodbury, MN

Ellie Bergquist, Gustavus Symphony Orchestra Alex Bretoi, Gustavus Choir Manny Green, Choir of Christ Chapel Ben Grinde, Gustavus Symphony Orchestra Emma Pfeifer, Lucia Singers Sophia Pfluger, Lucia Singers, Christ Chapel Ringers Iris Youngdahl, Gustavus Choir The evening performance on Saturday, December 4, will be livestreamed online for free beginning at 7:30 p.m. central time. Visit to learn more or watch the livestream.

About Gustavus Adolphus

Gustavus Adolphus College is a private liberal arts college in Saint Peter, Minn. that prepares 2,200 undergraduate students for lives of leadership, service, and lifelong learning. Gustavus was founded in 1862 and is the oldest Lutheran college in Minnesota. Fully accredited and known for its strong science, writing, music, athletics, studyaway, and service-learning programs, Gustavus is internationally recognized for its annual Nobel Conference.

December 1, 2021