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Lockdown listening

Lockdown listening

We are delighted to report that the respected New York magazine, The New Criterion, has awarded very high praise to our Cathedral Organist, Dr Joseph Nolan. The extract below compares the recordings of Widor organ symphonies by Daniel Roth (St Sulpice, Paris),...

Easter Joy

Easter Joy

Without a pandemic, the Cathedral would be filled with joyful music, prayers and decorations. Behind the scenes of our broadcasts, there is just as much commitment as ever, to express that Easter hope and joy through liturgy and music, in word and scripture in every...

Vale The Right Reverend Brian Kyme

Vale The Right Reverend Brian Kyme

AN APPRECIATION OF HIS MINISTRY AT THE CATHEDRAL When Bishop Brian retired from his official diocesan duties, he became complicit in a double conspiracy. I conspired to have him at the Cathedral, and he conspired to come to the Cathedral. It was a win-win match-up. I...

We never pray alone

We never pray alone

Even though the doors of the Cathedral have been shut, the clergy and vergers have continued their daily round of prayer and have had our dispersed Cathedral community very much on our hearts as we do this. We shall continue to pray in the Cathedral for as long as we...

Message from the Dean

Message from the Dean

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought circumstances we have not experienced before. In these unprecedented times, decisions have had to be made that have never been made before. The Cathedral is closed until further notice and all public worship and other Cathedral...

St George’s Cathedral to suspend Sunday worship

St George’s Cathedral to suspend Sunday worship

• Sunday worship services at the Cathedral are suspended indefinitely • All public events at the Cathedral also cancelled • 9am prayers for the nation The Anglican Dean of St George’s Cathedral, The Very Reverend Chris Chataway, has announced the indefinite suspension...

Bach’s Easter Oratorio

Bach’s Easter Oratorio

The Artistic Director of St George's Concert Series, Dr Joseph Nolan, is saddened that the decision had to be taken to cancel Bach's Easter Oratorio. Please be assured that our first consideration is the wellbeing of our patrons, musicians and everyone involved in...

COVID-19 Coronavirus Update

COVID-19 Coronavirus Update

Please note that in order to ensure the well-being of congregations and staff, a few changes are being made at the Cathedral for the time-being, based on World Health Organisation guidelines. Before Arriving - People experiencing fever, sneezing or coughing, please...

Ash Wednesday with Bushfire Vigil

Ash Wednesday with Bushfire Vigil

Ash Wednesday (26 February), the first day of our annual Lenten fast, will be set aside especially as a vigil for those affected by the bushfires this summer, for those who fought the fires, for those who died, and for those who now struggle to rebuild homes,...

Appointment…..

Appointment…..

On Monday 24 February, the Archbishop will be ordaining five men and women to the Holy Order of Deacons at a special service in the Cathedral commencing at 7pm. Amongst them will be Sarah Stapleton who will then join the Cathedral as part time Curate and St George’s...

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.