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Threads Through Revelation

April 19 @ 9:00 am - June 4 @ 5:00 pm

Threads Through Revelation is a spectacular display of textile art, showing many images from the book of Revelation, the last book in the Bible. Creator Jacqui Parkinson is a Devon-based textile artist who works with traditional Christian stories to bring biblical tales to life.

A Short Retreat: A Quiet Day with Retreat House Chester

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Using the Cloister Room of Chester Cathedral as our base, and with other space available, this short retreat in the city will include simple input, shared times and your own time. Our Quiet Days usually take their theme from the season. Cloister Room, Chester Cathedral 10.30am – 2.30pm £12 inc. tea and coffee (please bring your lunch or use the Cathedral Refectory) Booking is essential, please.

Thy Kingdom Come Cathedral BEACON EVENT

June 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

A service of praise, celebration, joy and intercession featuring Stuart Townend, Bishop Peter and Steve Legg. You are invited to a celebration at Chester Cathedral as the whole Diocese of Chester comes together to pray, 'Thy Kingdom Come'. Stuart Townend is one of the leading worship songwriters of his generation.  From “How Deep the Father’s Love” to “In Christ Alone”, “The Power of the Cross” to “Beautiful Saviour”, his songs are sung in churches and at events around the world,…

A Culinary Trip Around Italy

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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We're embarking on a culinary adventure! Five evenings to be held at The Refectory, Chester Cathedral. Hosted by Francesco Gotti & Gianluca Tomasi, from the international official Italian cookery team, we are embarking upon a culinary adventure around the best dishes and wines that Italy’s famous regions have to offer. Don’t miss your opportunity to sample their take on the best of these regions, as well as some secret recipes and treats. COME AND JOIN US ON OUR ITALIAN ODYSSEY…

Chester Philharmonic presents a ‘Russian Evening’

June 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

The final concert in the season is a performance of Russian music. Richard Howarth will conduct the orchestra in a performance of Balakirev’s Overture on Three Russian Songs, Koussevitzky’s Double Bass Concerto, In the Steppes of Central Asia by Borodin and finally Tchaikovsky’s Symphony Number Five. The soloist and winner of the Chester Philharmonic/Chetham’s Concerto prize is Hannah Godfrey-Clarke. This concert concludes the 2016/17 ‘High Fives Season’ but, at the time of writing, it is proposed to continue the theme…

Anglican and Roman Catholic dialogue: where do we go from here?

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Join Henry Wansbrough, a biblical scholar and a monk at Ampleforth Abbey, for a talk on the relationship between the Anglican and Roman Catholic churches. The lecture will be followed by refreshments (8.15pm) and Compline (8.45pm). Dom Wansbrough resides in Ampleforth and  has written extensively on Biblical texts. He is Cathedral Prior of Norwich (2004–present), Magister Scholarum of the English Benedictine Congregation (2001–present), Member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission (1997–2007), Chairman of the Trustees of the Catholic Biblical Association (1996–present), and…

Chester Music Festival Chorus presents ‘Behold the Sea’

July 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

On Saturday 1st July the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra will be joining forces with the Chester Festival Chorus and the Leeds Philharmonic Chorus in Chester Cathedral to perform Vaughan Williams’ Sea Symphony under the baton of David Hill with soloists Sarah Fox and Roderick Williams. Sarah has performed with the Festival Chorus before but this will be Roderick Williams first appearance in Chester; Roderick is arguably this country’s finest and quite possibly favourite baritone. Also in the programme will be…

A Short Retreat: A Quiet Day with Retreat House Chester

July 6 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Using the Cloister Room of Chester Cathedral as our base, and with other space available, this short retreat in the city will include simple input, shared times and your own time. Our Quiet Days usually take their theme from the season. Cloister Room, Chester Cathedral 10.30am – 2.30pm £12 inc. tea and coffee (please bring your lunch or use the Cathedral Refectory) Booking is essential, please. PLEASE NOTE:  THE LOCATION OF THE EVENT ON THURSDAY 6TH JULY HAS MOVED FROM THE…

ARK

July 7 @ 9:00 am - October 15 @ 6:00 pm

Modern art in a medieval space The largest free to enter contemporary and modern sculpture exhibition to be held in the North West of England, ARK will feature 90 works of art by more than 50 celebrated sculptors including Damien Hirst, Antony Gormley, Lynn Chadwick, Barbara Hepworth, Sarah Lucas, David Mach, Elisabeth Frink, Eduardo Paolozzi, Kenneth Armitage and Peter Randall-Page.  More information here.  

A Culinary Trip Around Italy

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

We're embarking on a culinary adventure! Five evenings to be held at The Refectory, Chester Cathedral. Hosted by Francesco Gotti & Gianluca Tomasi, from the international official Italian cookery team, we are embarking upon a culinary adventure around the best dishes and wines that Italy’s famous regions have to offer. Don’t miss your opportunity to sample their take on the best of these regions, as well as some secret recipes and treats. COME AND JOIN US ON OUR ITALIAN ODYSSEY…

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