Thousands Touched As Choir Sings “I Believe In Christ” Following Major Blackout In NYC


A panic-inducing power outage turned into something amazing outside the famed Carnegie Hall in New York City.

A five-hour blackout in New York caused thousands of locals and tourists to congregate on bustling streets and sidewalks. The Millenial Choirs & Orchestras, comprised of members who traveled from around the Western United States, opted to use their heavenly musical abilities to help entertain those forced onto the street by the blackout. The response has been remarkable.

Thousands were moved by their beautiful music which glorified the Savior.

Check out a few of the clips below.

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Even Jenny Oaks Baker—who was traveling with the choir—joined in. She played a beautiful rendition of “I Stand All Amazed.”

What a wonderful moment. An unexpected power outage in New York turned into a faith-promoting event for thousands.

That’s something worth celebrating.

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Erik grew up in Pocatello, Idaho and is currently studying communications at Brigham Young University with a minor in business. He served as a missionary in the remote island nation of Kiribati, is a marathon runner, and holds a firm belief that eating a bowl of cereal before bed is the best way to end each day.