Commemoration of Lady Loretta
Saturday 4th March 2023

As is our custom, we will be commemorating Lady Loretta, anchoress from 1221, around the anniversary of her death here on 4th March 1266 with talks on her life and witness followed by a short midday service.

Saturday March 4th 2023

11.00 am St Stephen’s Church Hales Place

Two short Reflections:

The Social, religious and political context of Lady Loretta’s life
Revd Dr Kevin Maddy

What can we learn from the anchoresses in the 21st Century?
Dr Peter D Toon

followed by  Questions and discussion

Then at Noon there will be  Midday prayers and dedication of Memorial Plaque to Lady Loretta led by Canterbury Gregorian Music Society. 

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