CS Lewis’s writings have offered inspiring commentary on the Christian faith to people from across the world over many years. This week’s podcast draws inspiration from some of Lewis’s writings and reflections.
A 17-minute service of prayers, reading, address, music and blessing recorded this week in Poets’ Corner by the memorial to CS Lewis, Anglican scholar and spiritual writer, which was dedicated in 2013 on the 50th anniversary of his death.
Introduced by The Reverend Canon Dr James Hawkey, Canon Theologian
Address by The Very Reverend Dr David Hoyle, Dean of Westminster
Reader: Dr Linda Yueh, Executive Chair, Royal Commonwealth Society
Introduction: Canon Hawkey
Reading: Matthew 10: 24–39 - Dr Linda Yueh
Address: The Dean
Anthem: John Tavener The peace that surpasseth understanding
Prayers and 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.