Abbeycast: Relating without rivalry – a podcast for Trinity Sunday
A 19-minute service of prayers, reading, address, music and blessing recorded this week in the 13th century Chapter House in the East Cloister – originally a meeting place where the monks gathered with the abbot to pray and discuss the day’s business.
Introduced by The Reverend Canon Dr James Hawkey, Canon Theologian
Address by The Reverend Mark Birch, Minor Canon and Precentor
Reader: Dame Cressida Dick, The Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service
Introduction: Canon Hawkey
Reading: Matthew 28: 16–20 Dame Cressida Dick
Address: The Reverend Mark Birch
Anthem: John Sheppard Libera nos, salva nos
Prayers/Blessing: Canon Hawkey
Music: Performed by the Choir of Westminster Abbey conducted by James O’Donnell (with kind permission of Hyperion Records).
This podcast was recorded with all contributors observing social distancing.
Dame Cressida Dick's reading was recorded in May.