Worship & music

Westminster Abbey has been a place of worship since at least the tenth century. We hold services here every day and you are welcome to join us.

Join us at Evensong

Our sung services, usually featuring the Choir of Westminster Abbey, are a special experience.

Attend a service


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Sunday, 2nd April 2023
Palm Sunday
8.00am Holy Communion High Altar
The Book of Common Prayer; said
9.00am Morning Prayer St Faith's Chapel
11.00am Sung Eucharist with the Blessing of Palms and Procession Quire
sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey

Malcolm Ingrediente Domino
Martin Mass for double choir
Victoria The Passion according to Matthew
Guerrero O Domine Jesu Christe
Bach Valet will ich dir geben BWV 736

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3.00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Choir of Westminster Abbey

Ferguson It was in that train
Radcliffe Responses
Victoria Magnificat primi toni a 4
Victoria Nunc dimittis tertii toni
Tallis In jejunio et fletu
Bach Prelude in C minor BWV 546i

Preacher: The Reverend David Stanton Canon in Residence

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5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Bach Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig BWV 768

Matthew Jorysz Assistant Organist

6.00pm Holy Communion High Altar
said with hymns

Preacher: The Right Reverend Anthony Ball Canon Rector

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Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge. Security checks are in place upon entry.

Sculpture of Jesus Christ crucified on the cross

Holy Week and Easter

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Holy Week and Easter at the Abbey

Music at Westminster Abbey

Sacred music is central to life at the Abbey. Here you can find out more about the work of our acclaimed choir and musicians.

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