Christians Celebrates with Christmas Tree lighting in Haidian Church, Beijing

By Jotham Dai , December 07, 2016 03:12 AM

Haidian Christmas tree lighting(

With carols sung and a countdown reaching zero, the Haidian Christmas tree begins to glow on Dec 4. 

This Haidian Christmas Tree lighting ceremony take place at the Haidian Square, in front of the Haidian Church of Beijing. 

Church staff and believers  turned out for the tree lighting ceremony, with electronic worship songs, drums, a strong sense of rhyme and in a bright style.

This annual event takes place in every first Sunday night in December, sparkling white lights into the December night in the Haidian District , the second-largest district in urban Beijing.

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Translated By: Alice Wang

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