As Dean of Belfast let me welcome you to the Belfast Cathedral website. We hope that as you discover here the many aspects of daily life in this special place, you will also decide to come and visit our beautiful Cathedral. Pass through our doors to worship with us or to visit as a tourist; to meet others at a special service of celebration or commemoration; or to step inside to find peace or join in prayer as a pilgrim, a friend, or a neighbour. Dean Stephen Forde
We invite you to 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.
Events for March 11, 2018
We invite you to join us for something special for your mother or grandmother this Mothering Sunday. Our usual Sunday Services will have mothers everywhere in mind, and in addition to the services we will be holding a free organ recital by Assistant Organist Dr Ed Jones, featuring music for mums! The Eucharist will be […]Find out more »
In a change to the published schedule, this organ recital will be by St Anne’s assistant organist Dr Ed Jones. Ed will play music specially selected for Mothering Sunday. The recital gets underway at 3pm. Admission is free and all are welcome to stay to enjoy Evensong which follows at 3:30pm.Find out more »
Office hymn: Responses: Psalm: Canticles: Anthem: There is a choral service, sung by the cathedral choir, at the end of every week-day during term time. The Evensong service dates back to the 1662 Book of Common Prayer, when the evening services of Vespers and Compline were combined. At Choral Evensong, the choir sings repertoire selected […]Find out more »
Midwives from across Northern Ireland attended a special Choral Evensong on Friday June 8 celebrating 100 years of the Midwives Act 1918-2018 in Ireland.
The Friends of Belfast Cathedral’s Service is to be resurrected this Sunday, June 10, after a lapse of 16 years.
Enjoy on video the musical talents of the primary school choirs who joined us last month for the St Anne Trust Primary School Choir of the Year competition.