The main English-language services in Rome during the festive period. For the popes programme contact the prefecture of the papal household, tel. 0669883114, www.vatican.va, or see the Vatican daily newspaper Osservatore Romano.

All Saints Anglican Church

18 Dec Nine lessons and carols, 18.00.

24 Dec Childrens Christmas liturgy 17.00. Eucharist, 23.30.

25 Dec Said Eucharist, 08.30. Sung Eucharist, 10.30.

Ponte S. Angelo Methodist Church

25 Dec Holy Communion service, 10.30.

Rome Baptist Church

24 Dec Candlelit service, 19.00.

25 Dec Christmas service, 10.30.

St Andrews Presbyterian Church

15 Dec Caledonian Society carol service, 19.30.

18 Dec Service of lessons and carols, 11.00.

24 Dec Service with the Korean church, 18.30.

25 Dec Service, 11.00.

St Patricks Church (Roman Catholic)

24 Dec Mass, 20.00.

25 Dec Mass, 10.00.

St Pauls within-the-Walls

(Anglican Episcopal)

24 Dec Musical prelude, 22.30. Mass with Eucharist, 23.00.

25 Dec Christmas services, 08.30 and 10.30.

31 Dec Eucharist, 18.00.

S. Isidoro Church (Roman Catholic)

24 Dec Midnight Mass, 24.00.

25 Dec Mass, 10.00.

S. Silvestro in Capite (Roman Catholic)

24 Dec Christmas Vigil, 19.30.

25 Dec Christmas day services, 10.00 and 17.30.

1 Jan Mass, 10.00 and 17.30.

6 Jan Mass, 10.00 and 17.30.

S. Susanna Church (Roman Catholic)

24 Dec Childrens pageant mass, 17.00;

followed by Christmas Vigil, 19.00.

25 Dec Christmas day services, 09.00 and 10.30.

31 Dec New Year Vigil, 18.00.

1 Jan New Years day Mass, 10.30.