Regular services

Evensong

This service follows the traditional pattern in The Book of Common Prayer and consists of choral music (psalms, canticles, and anthems) from the rich Anglican musical tradition, scripture readings, and prayers.

The Choir of Westminster Abbey sing at Evensong with congregants seated behind them

When

Sung daily, except on Wednesday.

Where

Entry is via the Great West Door.

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Due to social distancing measures we may not be able to accommodate everyone who wishes to attend. We suggest you arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Evensong times

25th - 31st July 2021
Sunday, 25th July 2021
Eighth Sunday after Trinity
3.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Elysian Singers

Ayleward Responses
Howells St Paul's Service
Gardiner Evening Hymn
Howells Paean

Preacher: The Reverend David Stanton Canon in Residence

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Friday, 30th July 2021
William Wilberforce, social reformer, Olaudah Equiano and Thomas Clarkson, anti-slavery campaigners, 1833, 1797, and 1846
5.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by Hesperos

Smith Responses
Gibbons Short Service
Dunphy Mourning into Dancing

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Saturday, 31st July 2021
Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, 1556
5.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Rodolfus Choir

Ayleward Responses
Stanford in A
Bruckner Os justi
Stanford Postlude in D minor Op 105 no 6

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Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge.