December 13, 2003
On December 13, 2003 Harlem Gospel Choir performed at Sala Nervi, The Vatican, during a Christmas concert for Pope John Paul II.
Earlier in the day the choir were granted a special audience with His Holiness in honor of their work for children's charities. The concert was also for children's charities run by the Five Cities of Rome. Also attending the concert were the Cardinals of Rome and three thousand guests.