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Easter Day Eucharist

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The Most Rev Justin Welby shares his Easter message of hope and resurrection, in a joyful celebration, live from the stunning setting of Canterbury Cathedral. Following Covid-safe guidelines, members of Canterbury Cathedral Choir, directed by David Newsholme, sing well-loved hymns and anthems including Jesus Christ is Risen Today, This Joyful Eastertide and Thine be the Glory. The Mass setting is Mozart's Missa Brevis in B Flat. With Gospel music from Junior Garr and members of the Spirituals Choir and readings and prayers from the Rt Rev Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, and members of the Community of St Anselm.
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The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, leads the service at Canterbury Cathedral, delivering a message of hope and resurrection for Easter. Members of Canterbury Cathedral Choir, appropriately spaced to conform with Covid guidelines but still singing with one clear voice, perform hymns and anthems including Thine Be the Glory, This Joyful Eastertide and Jesus Christ is Risen Today, while the mass setting is Mozart’s Missa Brevis in B Flat. 

There’s gospel music from Junior Garr and the Spirituals Choir, with readings and prayers from the Rt Rev Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, and members of the Community of St Anselm.

At 11am coverage switches to the Vatican, where Pope Francis gives his Easter message.

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  • Easter Day Eucharist

    Summary

    The Most Rev Justin Welby shares his Easter message of hope and resurrection, in a joyful celebration, live from the stunning setting of Canterbury Cathedral. Following Covid-safe guidelines, members of Canterbury Cathedral Choir, directed by David Newsholme, sing well-loved hymns and anthems including Jesus Christ is Risen Today, This Joyful Eastertide and Thine be the Glory. The Mass setting is Mozart's Missa Brevis in B Flat. With Gospel music from Junior Garr and members of the Spirituals Choir and readings and prayers from the Rt Rev Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, and members of the Community of St Anselm.
    Recommended

    Review

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, leads the service at Canterbury Cathedral, delivering a message of hope and resurrection for Easter. Members of Canterbury Cathedral Choir, appropriately spaced to conform with Covid guidelines but still singing with one clear voice, perform hymns and anthems including Thine Be the Glory, This Joyful Eastertide and Jesus Christ is Risen Today, while the mass setting is Mozart’s Missa Brevis in B Flat. 

    There’s gospel music from Junior Garr and the Spirituals Choir, with readings and prayers from the Rt Rev Dr Rose Hudson-Wilkin, Bishop of Dover, and members of the Community of St Anselm.

    At 11am coverage switches to the Vatican, where Pope Francis gives his Easter message.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorIan Russell
    Executive producerHugh Faupel
    Series producerPamela Hossick
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