Abbeycast - ‘St Edward – King and Confessor’: A podcast for the Feast of the Translation of St Edward

Oct 13, 2020, 08:00 AM

A podcast from Westminster Abbey on the Feast of the Translation of St Edward.

This 16 minute service includes prayers, a reading, an address, music and a blessing, recorded this week in the Abbey's magnificent shrine of St Edward the Confessor.


Introduced by the Very Reverend Dr David Hoyle, Dean of Westminster
Address by the Reverend Canon Dr James Hawkey, Canon Theologian
Reader: Simrin Rahman, a student at Harris Westminster Sixth Form 
Introduction: The Dean
Reading: Matthew 20: 20-28 Simrin Rahman
Address: Canon Hawkey 
Anthem: Bruckner Os iusti meditabitur
Prayers and Blessing: The Dean
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.