Parish & Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate

Advent Carols with Distinguished Venetian Preacher

The Rector of St Botolph's was delighted to welcome the Very Revd Professor
Roberto Giraldo, the Dean Emeritus of the Ecumenical Institute of S
Francesco della Vigna in Venice as the Advent Preacher at St Botolph's
Church on Wednesday 3rd December. Dr Giraldo spoke on 'Heaven, Hell, Death
and Judgment' as the Choir sang astonishing music by Handl, Wise and

At the same Liturgy, Mr George Nicholson, Past Master Leatherseller,
presented a Bell Thurible to St Botolph's on behalf of the Worshipful

The photos below show some scenes from the ceremony.