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Lent Reflections and Lent LecturesThursday 20th February 2020

There are several opportunities this Lent to get involved.  Canon Imogen Nay is running a day-time Lent group entitled  'Resting in God’s Love, Being challenged by God’s Word'.  These will be reflective sessions using silence, scripture and some time for response.  The...

Finding FaithMonday 3rd February 2020

Whether you are new to the Christian faith or have questions that have been on your mind for years, all are welcome to the monthly 'Finding Faith' sessions being held in the Cathedral.  This month Jackie-Dee Thornton, ARU chaplain, will be talking about her faith journey.  6-8pm, no need to...

Fun for Families in FebruaryMonday 3rd February 2020

Two events especially for families are taking place this February.  Half term sees the return of Stay and Play Lego in the Cathedral on Wednesday 19th February, between 10am and 12 noon.   Everyone is welcome to come along and build!  To co-incide with Book Week in the city,...

February Events at Chelmsford CathedralMonday 3rd February 2020

Chelmsford Cathedral is pleased to welcome back several events this month that have become regulars in the Cathedral year.  Spectrum Event's popular sing-along returns on 7th February - this time join their performers for some Sound Of Music singing!  On 15th February the University of Essex...

Congratulations to Bishop Stephen Cottrell on his appointment as the new Archbishop of YorkTuesday 17th December 2019

The Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell, Bishop of Chelmsford, has been nominated by Her Majesty the Queen as the new Archbishop of York in succession to the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu.  No date has yet been announced for the appointment but along with the whole Diocese, the...

Crime and Deviance Day at Chelmsford CathedralTuesday 19th November 2019

On Wednesday 13th November over one hundred A level students converged on Chelmsford Cathedral for a Crime and Deviance Day. They were from Moulsham High School, The Royal Hospital School in Suffolk and The Drapers Academy in Romford. This, another in what has become an annual event organised by The...

Faith Covenant Two Years OnTuesday 19th November 2019

On Thursday 14th November over 120 faith, community and public services representatives gathered in a lecture theatre on the Chelmsford Campus of the Anglia Ruskin University to celebrate the first two years of life of the Essex Faith Covenant (EFC) which was launched at First Site in Colchester in October...

Carol Concerts in December at the CathedralTuesday 19th November 2019

Over the Christmas season, many local organisations, schools and charities are holding their carol concerts and services at the Cathedral.  Here are the details of the ones that are public events with details of where to buy tickets. The Alzheimer’s Society start the Christmas season with...

Latest Guide to Events is out now!Wednesday 30th October 2019

The new Guide to Events is now available and includes all our Christmas services and concerts taking place.  Click here for details or pick up your copy in the Cathedral....

Ascension DayTuesday 30th April 2019

On Thursday 30 May the Cathedral celebrated Ascension Day, the day Jesus rose into heaven after his resurrection on Easter Day. At 8am the choir climbed the Cathedral tower to give a short performance. If you couldn't join us at the Cathedral don’t worry, for the first time we live-streamed this...

Never miss a sermonTuesday 12th June 2018

More of the talks given at the 9.30am and 11.15am services on a Sunday are being recorded.  They are usually on the Cathedral website by 10am on the Monday following. They can be found under the Cathedral heading, Exploring Faith and then Sermons. ...

CWG ReportMonday 22nd January 2018

The Cathedrals Working Group Report was published last week.  It is an encouraging and challenging document which we are eager to respond to .  Please follow the link below to the article published in the Church Times The Cathedrals Working Group Report  ...

Cathedral Visitation Report PublishedWednesday 1st November 2017

The results of the visitation held at Chelmsford Cathedral in May have now been published.  To read the letter from Bishop Stephen, please click here.  To read the report, please click here....

A personal appraisal of the Church of England - Jeremy PaxmanWednesday 4th October 2017

Jeremy Paxman has been working on a major personal appraisal of the Church of England for the FT weekend magazine (which appeared last month). It is a 3,500-plus word personal essay taking as its starting point the usual concerns about declining numbers and arguments over sexuality but making a serious...

Cathedral Launches Free Visitor AppThursday 17th November 2016

Chelmsford Cathedral's visitor App was launched towards the end of 2016.  Free to download and available for both Apple and Android systems, the app provides information about events, concerts and services being held at the Cathedral and so is ideal for using when out and about. It can be downloaded...

Cathedral's Strategic Plan now on websiteTuesday 12th April 2016

Chelmsford Cathedral's Strategic Plan 2016-2021 is now on the Cathedral website.  From the top menu select Cathedral and then choose 'The Cathedral' from the menu options.  A link to the plan is at the bottom of the page.  It is also on the Community section of the website, where there...

Sermon clips on Cathedral WebsiteWednesday 25th November 2015

Recent sermons given by the Dean of Chelmsford the Very Revd Nicholas Henshall are now available to watch on the Cathedral website. They are found by choosing worship from the top menu and selecting sermons.  To view the talk click on the sermon title which will be highlighted blue....

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