Anglican Evensong celebrated in Vatican’s St. Peter’s Basilica

[Anglican Communion News Service] Another milestone in relations between Canterbury and Rome took place in the Vatican on Monday as a traditional Anglican Choral Evensong was celebrated for the first time in St. Peter’s Basilica.

Anglican and Catholic bishops and clergy – including one female chaplain, Rev Dana English from the Anglican Church of All Saints Rome – gathered together at the altar below Bernini’s great bronze sculpture encasing the relics of the Chair of St. Peter.

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  1. John Cochrane says:

    How do I access this Service of Evensong? I would enjoy listening to it.

  2. Father Mike Waverly-Shank says:

    Praise God for this!!

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