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Services and sermons

chester-cathedral-worship-churchDaily Services

Though Chester Cathedral is an esteemed tourist attraction, it remains a fully-functioning church with over 20 weekly services. Our regular schedule of services is below though we often have additional, special services. If you are travelling in, please ring our office at 01244 324 756 to double check service times, consult our Service Schemes below or click here to view our monthly calendar.

  • 08.30 – Morning prayer;
  • 12.30 – Holy Communion;
  • 17.30 – Choral Evensong (Said Evening Prayer on Wednesdays).

  • 09.30 – Morning Prayer with Holy Communion;
  • 16.15 – Choral Evensong.

  • 08.00 – Holy Communion;
  • 10.00 – Cathedral Eucharist;
  • 11.30 – BCP Eucharist / Matins (2nd, 4th, and 5th Sundays);
  • 15.30 – Choral Evensong;

Monthly scheme of services

PDF versions of our monthly scheme of services can be downloaded below. For more information, contact our office at 01244 324756 or via email at hello@chestercathedral.com. Printed copies of the scheme can be collected at the admissions desk inside the cathedral.

October

September

Sermons and podcasts

We hope to include podcasts of our Sunday sermons in this space. Please bear with us as we work towards this. For now, you can download our sermons from recent months in PDF format.

8 September – Installation Sermon by Dean Tim

28 January – Canon Jane Brooke

21 January 2018 – The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu

14 January 2018 – Mike Kirby

25 December 2017 – 11.45 service – Revd Mike Kirby

5 November 17 – Rev’d Mike Kirby

29 October 17 – Canon Jane Brooke

27 August 2017 – Canon Jane Brooke

13 August 17 – Revd Mike Kirby

Henry Wansbrough – Anglican & Catholic Relations – (audio)

19 June 2017 – Canon Jane Brooke

21st May 2017 – Revd Mike Kirby

23rd April 2017 – Revd Mike Kirby

26 February 2017 – Revd Mike Kirby

26 February 2017 – Revd Mike Kirby

1 January 2017 – Revd Mike Kirby

25 December 2016 – Revd Mike Kirby

18 December 2016 – Canon Jane Brooke

13 November 2016 – Revd Mike Kirby

17 July 2016 – The Dean

19 June 2016 – Canon Jane Brooke