Walsingham Festival – Westminster Abbey
- Saturday 4th May
- Westminster Abbey
On Saturday 4th May 2019, The Dean & Chapter of Westminster Abbey with the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham will be hosting a day of celebration in honour of Our Lady of Walsingham.
The programme will include – 11.00 am: Sung Eucharist Celebrant: The Dean of Westminster; Preacher: The Rt Revd Philip North, Bishop of Burnley
2.00 pm: Lecture given by Eamon Duffy FBA, Emeritus Professor of the History of Christianity at the University of Cambridge
3.00 pm: Devotions & a Carousel of Prayer – Pilgrimage visits around the Abbey including the Shrine of Our Lady of Pew and the Shrine of S. Edward the Confessor
5.00 pm: Solemn Evensong sung by the Abbey Choir Preacher: Archbishop Rino Fisichella, President of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation.