Bishop Richard Chartres 04 February 2020

Bishop Richard Chartres on the Chapel Royal and the Reformation

On Tuesday 04 February 2020 Bishop Richard Chartres - Baron Chartres, GCVO, ChStJ, PC, FSA, former Bishop of London and former Dean of the Chapels Royal - gave a lecture on the Chapel Royal and the Reformation.  His talk touched on many aspects of his topic but emphasised in particular the strong influence on the Church of England as a whole of the liturgical and music practices adopted and endorsed by the Chapel Royal.

The full text of Bishop Richard's lecture is available here.

Bishop Richard is seen below, flanked by the Chaplain of the Tower, The Reverend Roger Hall MBE and by Yeoman Serjeant Shaun Huggins.