Ship’s Company of HMS Westminster attend Matins
Monday, 29th September 2014
The Commanding Officer and Ship's Company of HMS Westminster, together with the Lord Mayor and Councillors of the City of Westminster, attended Matins at Westminster Abbey on Sunday 28th March 2014.
They were welcomed to the Abbey by the Dean of Westminster, the Very Reverend Dr John Hall.
The sermon was given by the Reverend Martyn Gough RN, Deputy Chaplain of the Fleet.
The Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Audrey Lewis, read Isaiah 48: 12-21 and Captain Hugh Beard RN, Commanding Officer, HMS Westminster, read St Matthew 8: 18-27.
The service was sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey conducted by Daniel Cook, Sub-Organist. The organ was played by Jeremy Woodside, Organ Scholar. Martin Ford, Assistant Organist, played before the service.