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Student performs in Bethel University Christmas festival

Published 9:15am Saturday, November 19, 2011


Hilary Engel, daughter of Steve and Terri Engel of Ellendale, will perform in the 55th Bethel University Festival of Christmas, titled “Let the Heavens Rejoice!” Capacity crowds are expected for this cherished holiday tradition that will feature more than 300 Bethel musicians performing in the Bethel Choir, Women’s Chorale, Male Chorus, Festival Choir, Wind Symphony, University Orchestra, and Handbell Ensemble.

The performances will take place in the Benson Great Hall on the Bethel University Campus on Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 2 at 8 p.m., and Dec. 3 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. To purchase tickets, call 651-635-1999.

Bethel University is a leader in Christ-centered higher education with approximately 6,600 students from 48 states and 25 countries enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and adult education programs. Based in St. Paul, Minn., with additional seminary locations on both coasts, Bethel offers rigorous bachelor’s and advanced degrees in nearly 100 relevant fields. Programs are taught by renowned faculty within a distinctly evangelical Christian framework, equipping women and men.