SILOAM SPRINGS, Ark. (April 8, 2014) - John Brown University’s Cathedral Choir, in preparation for its Ireland summer mission tour, will begin a series of spring performances on April 13.
The Cathedral Choir, composed of 58 students representing six countries and 13 states, will sing the lively "Sorida” (A Zimbabwe Greeting) and special arrangements of "It is well with my Soul" and the ethereal “O Magnum Mysterium” by Craig Courtney.
The choir plans to sing in the morning worship service at Community Christian Fellowship in Siloam Springs on April 13 at 10:30 a.m., as well as in the morning worship services of the First Baptist Church of Fayetteville on April 27 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
The choir will also perform a concert at JBU at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 25 in the Berry Performing Arts Center.
Forty-nine of the choir members will perform in Ireland during the summer mission tour, singing in various churches, schools and the Northern Ireland Parliament.
John Brown University is a private Christian university, ranked No. 2 overall and No. 1 Best Value among Southern regional colleges by U.S. News and World Report. JBU enrolls more than 2,500 students from 42 states and 44 countries in its traditional undergraduate, graduate, degree completion and concurrent education programs. JBU is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities and a founding member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability.