Abbeycast - 'Angels ascending and descending’: A podcast for St Michael and All Angels

Sep 29, 2020, 08:00 AM
A podcast from Westminster Abbey on the feast of St Michael and All Angels. 

This 16 minute service includes prayers, a reading, an address, music and a blessing, recorded this week in the Abbey's magnificent 16th-century Lady Chapel.

Introduced by the Reverend Mark Birch, Minor Canon and Precentor
 
Address by the Very Reverend Dr David Hoyle, Dean of Westminster
 
Reader: Bryony Strickland 
 
Introduction: The Reverend Mark Birch 
Reading: John 1: 47–end: Bryony Strickland
Address: The Dean 
Anthem: Tippett Plebs angelica
Prayers and Blessing: The Reverend Mark Birch
 
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.