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Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols

Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols

Enjoy a feast of traditional Christmas music and Bible readings. These services feature well-loved carols, sung by the Cathedral Choir. Please make sure you book your tickets for the traditional Service of Lessons and Carols if you would like to sit inside the...

Service of Prayer and Lament for Afghanistan

Service of Prayer and Lament for Afghanistan

Today, Friday 27 August, the Cathedral welcomed Defence Force Chaplains of Perth and The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, at a Service of Prayer and Lament for Afghanistan. The Service was based on one prepared by Bishop Keith, Bishop of North...

A lament for Afghanistan

A lament for Afghanistan

O God, we weep over Afghanistan, over the decades of war, over the cost in lives. We weep over the waste, the destruction, the devastation. We grieve for the dead and the displaced. Our tears flow for the shattered hopes. Our hearts confess Australia’s share in the...

Theatre Memorial

Theatre Memorial

St George’s Cathedral Perth is the only cathedral in Australia to house a Theatre Memorial, in the style of Westminster Abbey’s “Poet’s Corner”.  The memorial honours past members of the theatrical world of Western Australia: our theatrical heritage. At 5.00pm on...

World Premiere of Ruben Davies  Mass in E minor ‘Winter Mass’

World Premiere of Ruben Davies Mass in E minor ‘Winter Mass’

Winter Mass by Ruben Davies offers a fresh perspective on the traditional mass setting. Like a Perth Winter, it has elements of power but also peace. Join us for a special Choral Eucharist 10.00am, Sunday 25 July for the debut of Ruben Davies Winter Mass, dedicated to...

Cathedral Open – COVID Transitional Restrictions

Cathedral Open – COVID Transitional Restrictions

The Cathedral is open this week, with transitional COVID restrictions in place. Masks are mandatory inside the Cathedral. Please make sure to sign in with the SafeWA App., or on one of the contact register forms at the door. For a full list of requirements, please...

Prayer in a time of epidemic disease

Prayer in a time of epidemic disease

Lord Jesus Christ, healer and friend, come and care for all of us through the danger and uncertainty of the coronavirus epidemic. To people who are sick, bring healing. To people who are displaced, isolated, or cut off from family, friends or work, bring comfort and...

Bach’s Easter Oratorio

Bach’s Easter Oratorio

Bach's Easter Oratorio sold-out performance with The West Australian Symphony Orchestra at the Perth Concert Hall on 31 March was recorded live by ABC Classic and will be broadcast on Easter Sunday. This is a fantastic acknowledgement of the quality music we're...

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY
The Dean and Chapter of St George’s Cathedral acknowledges the Noongar people as the original custodians of this land. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and affirm our commitment to the work of reconciliation.