At Westminster Abbey, we see ourselves as a living symbol of faith at the heart of the nation. Our main purpose is to be a working inclusive church.
To serve Almighty God by offering divine Worship daily and publicly;
To serve the Sovereign by daily prayer and by a ready response to requests made by or on behalf of Her Majesty;
To serve the nation by celebrating the distinctive witness of the Christian faith; by upholding the place of religious faith within national life; and by active engagement with Parliament, Whitehall and others in positions of public service;
To serve all pilgrims and visitors to the Abbey, and to maintain a tradition of hospitality.
As one we serve each other, our visitors and the wider world in all that do with:
Each year, the Dean and Chapter of Westminster offers Her Majesty The Queen, as the Abbey’s Visitor, our annual report on the fulfilment of the mission of the Collegiate Church of St Peter in Westminster.
You can download our last five annual reports at the links below.