Welcome to the St Anne’s website – I hope it encourages you to come and visit our beautiful Cathedral, to worship with us or to visit as a tourist, to meet others at a special service of celebration or commemoration, or just to step in as a pilgrim, a friend, or a neighbour.
Dean John Mann
We do hope that you will come and visit the Cathedral in person. It is undoubtedly one of Belfast’s greatest and most magnificent buildings in terms of size, architecture, mosaics, stone carving, textiles and history.
For admission tickets click the button below. You can also purchase online tickets for concerts and other events hosted by the Cathedral.
We only rarely experience proper silence. Whether it is the noise of passing traffic, aircraft overhead, early morning birdsong or even the sound of our own breathing, silence is hard to come by.
There are many lines in this morning’s psalm (139) that allow trains of thought to develop and lead away into all kinds of areas of concern, including both the past and the future.
In opening our eight days of reflection on prayer (through the ordinary days between Ascension Day and Pentecost or Whitsunday) we have settled on ‘Adoration’ as a place to begin.