The Martyrs Project

Published on Apr 3, 2013
“BECKET” is the second single from “Martyrs Prayers”, an album release by The Project. To purchase the deluxe edition CD or obtain more information, please visit

The lyrics of this song are based upon the last words of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (c. 1118-1170), who was killed by four knights in the service of Henry II of England. Becket was martyred at the entrance to the quire of Canterbury Cathedral while the monks were chanting the evening service of Vespers.

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