This week's services

13th October 2019 - 19th October 2019
Sunday, 13th October 2019
Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity
THE TRANSLATION OF ST EDWARD THE CONFESSOR, KING, 1163, 1269
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion High Altar
The Book of Common Prayer said
10:30am Sung Eucharist Quire

Setting: Byrd Mass for five voices
Motet: Byrd Beati mundo corde
Voluntary: Guilmant March on a theme of Handel Op 15 no 2

Preacher: The Reverend Professor Sarah Foot Canon, Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, and Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Oxford University

3:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Tye Give almes of thy goods
Responses: Leighton
Canticles: Purcell in G minor
Anthem: Elgar Give unto the Lord
Voluntary: Bach Prelude and Fugue in C BWV 545

Preacher: The Reverend Dr James Hawkey Canon in Residence

5:45pm Organ Recital—Westminster Abbey 750 I Nave

Greg Morris St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey

6:30pm Evening Service: "The Consecration of this Abbey Church, 13th October 1269" Nave
said with hymns

conducted by The Very Reverend Dr John Hall Dean of Westminster

Monday, 14th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion Shrine
said
12:30pm Holy Communion Shrine
said
5:00pm Evening Prayer St Margaret's Church
said with a hymn
Tuesday, 15th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion St Faith's Chapel
said
5:00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Lay Vicars

Introit: Byrd Psallite Domino
Responses: Tallis
Canticles: Tye Short Service
Anthem: Gibbons Glorious and powerful God

Wednesday, 16th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion Shrine
said
12:30pm Holy Communion Shrine
said
5:00pm Evening Prayer Quire
said with a hymn
Thursday, 17th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion Shrine
said
12:30pm Holy Communion Shrine
said
5:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Tye Give almes of thy goods
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Marenzio Magnificat octavi toni
Wood Nunc dimittis in B flat
Anthem: Gibbons Sing unto the Lord

Friday, 18th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
7:30am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
8:00am Holy Communion Shrine
said
12:30pm Holy Communion Shrine
said
5:00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Choirs of Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral

Prelude: Franck Cantabile
Introit: plainsong Iste Confessor
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Mundy Magnificat secundi toni
Victoria Nunc dimittis tertii toni
Anthem: Bruckner Os justi meditabitur
Voluntary: Bach Prelude and Fugue in E BWV 566

Saturday, 19th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
8:00am Holy Communion Shrine
said
8:40am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
said
11:30am Festival Sung Eucharist Quire
sung by the Westminster Abbey Special Service Choir

Setting: Padilla Missa Ego flos campi
Motet: Victoria Laetatus sum
Voluntary: Buxtehude Praeludium in D BuxWV 139

Preacher: The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Justin Welby Archbishop of Canterbury, Primate of All England, and Metropolitan

3:00pm First Evensong of the Dedication of Westminster Abbey Quire

Introit: Bruckner Locus iste
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Howells Westminster Service
Anthem: Martin In the Midst of Thy Temple
Voluntary: Messiaen Apparition de l'église éternelle

Everyone’s welcome at these services, free of charge.