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Sunday Services 12 December

Belfast Cathedral - Sunday Services 12 December

You are welcome to join us at 11.00am on Sunday 12 December 2021, which is the Third Sunday of Advent. The service will be Choral Eucharist, with the Dean as celebrant and the Reverend Dr Maithrie White as preacher .

Please note that the seats have been replaced in the Nave. However, seating will be by alternate rows, and we ask that 2 vacant chairs (1m) be kept between groups.

The musical setting for Choral Eucharist will be Mass for four voices  by William Byrd. The Communion Motet will be This is the record of John by Gustav Holst.

Choral Evensong will take place at 3.30pm, with music as follows:

Ayleward Preces and Responses

Psalm 66 (chant by Havergal)

Stanford Evening Service in G

Wood O thou, the central orb

Those attending services are reminded that face coverings must be worn when entering, exiting and moving around within the building, and while singing. We also request that they are worn throughout the service.  

Social distancing requirements should be observed during and after the service. Holy Communion will be in one kind only.

Currently, due to contractual constraints, we are unable to provide a livestreaming of services. However, the spoken parts of the Eucharist can be accessed later in the day by clicking on the link at the foot of this page. For those with no internet access, the service can also be accessed through the Audio Telephone Service by dialing 028 9532 0355. We try to post this early Sunday afternoon.

A copy of both Orders of Service can be downloaded below.

There is currently an exhibition on display in the Ambulatory: “Everyday Objects Transformed by the Troubles” by Healing Through Remembering.

Sunday 12 December Choral Eucharist Download
Sunday 12 December Choral Evensong Download
Sunday morning Audio Download