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California carolers surprise shoppers

A bunch of friends in Redondo Beach, California, had a bright idea — why not put on their own “flash mob” Christmas pageant at the local Galleria shopping mall.

California carolers

Without any permission, they just showed up and began singing Christmas carols.

And then Mary, Joseph and the Christ child showed up as they began their final number, “O Holy Night.”

Watch the crowd’s reaction. Yes, some don’t know quite what to think.

Others are delighted.

And notice the little boy who just couldn’t get his eyes off of the Baby Jesus. You almost expect him to start drumming.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Chuck Maglaughlin

    I’ve been playing this video so many times I have callouses on my fingers…each time I ball like a baby. What could these precious people have planned for an encore next year(or perhaps this Easter…”up from the grave He arose, with a mighty triumph o’er His foes) Thanks so very much for making my EVERY day!

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