Romero Centenary Special Evensong:
Date:
23rd September 2017
Time:
15:00
Description:
Romero Centenary Special Evensong: 23rd September
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Churches Together in England (CTE) is delighted to co-sponsor a special ecumenical celebration to mark a hundred years since the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero: The Hope that inspires Christians.

When: Saturday 23rd September
Where: Westminster Abbey
Time: 3.00pm
Tickets: Please book via Eventbrite

Everyone is invited to this extended evensong at Westminster Abbey that will include a reflection on Oscar Romero’s cherished final words, readings, and the premiere of a Romero Anthem composed by James MacMillan.

The address will be given by the Most Revd & Rt Hon Lord Williams of Oystermouth. Cardinal Vincent Nichols, one of CTE's Presidents, and David Cornick, CTE's General Secretary, will also participate in the service.

Co-sponsors for the service include the Archbishop Romero Trust, Churches Together in England, Christian Aid and the CAFOD. It is expected that HE The Ambassador of El Salvador will attend.

To apply for up to six free tickets online, click on the Evetbrite logo above. Having done so, on the right of the first screen, click on GENERAL ADMISSION, choose to apply for your tickets giving the information requested, then click on CHECKOUT next screen. A link to your ticket (s) will be sent to the email address that you enter.

Doors will open at 2.30 pm and members of the congregation are requested to be seated by 2.50 pm.

 

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