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Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

This May we celebrate 60 years of the New Cathedral, find out about all our upcoming celebrations. All are very warmly invited!

Coventry Cathedral Diamond Jubilee Thanksgiving Service

25th May, 11am

Join Archbishop Justin Welby, Bishop Christopher, the Dean, Cathedral clergy and representatives of the Community of the Cross of Nails International Board and students from Coventry schools as together we give thanks for 60 years of our Cathedral and are commissioned for the years to come. The celebration service will include music from a specially commissioned work by Matthew Martin, sung by the Cathedral choir, as well as music sung at the consecration on 25th May 1962 and a new hymn written for this Diamond Jubilee, which reflects on the Cathedral’s work as a place of peace and reconciliation.

All are welcome at the service but you will need to reserve your ticket

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Feast

25th May, 6-8pm New Cathedral Free

Join us for our big Diamond Jubilee feast, an evening filled with memories and stories from the Cathedral as well as good locally sourced food. Bring photos of yourself at the Cathedral and see them projected onto the walls. Followed by the burying of a time capsule from 6-8pm, that will bring together memories collected across the evening. Plus music and dance performances and a live DJ!

Limited tickets available, available soon.

60th Birthday Bash

25th June, 12pm

You are invited to our Big Birthday Bash!

Join us for a bouncy castle, crafts, games and of course cake to celebrate 60 years since the new Cathedral opened its doors.

More info coming soon!

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Services

All are welcome to attend our services (many of which are also broadcast live). We want you to come and to enjoy taking part, regardless of age, belief and preference. So whether you like to pray and sing out loud, perhaps receive communion and chat afterwards, or prefer to sit silently and then slip quietly away, we welcome you.

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Choirs & music

Music plays a very significant part of Christian worship. It helps us to bring words alive and make them memorable, adding beauty to the liturgy and lifting the hearts of those sing and those who listen. Much of our well known church music over the centuries was composed to be performed in large churches and cathedrals.

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Prayer cycles

You are very welcome to join us as we pray for our Cathedral, the life of the wider Diocese of Coventry, our partners in the Community of the Cross of Nails and our brothers and sisters across the world in the Anglican Communion. Click on the links below to download our prayer cycle for the upcoming weeks. Cathedral Prayer Cycles, week commencing Sunday 8th May Cathedral Prayer Cycles, Week commencing Sunday 1st May

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