Events at Guildford Cathedral

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Please note that events are subject to change, especially those advertised more than a month in advance.

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Monday 1st April 2019

Frederick Denison Maurice, priest, teacher of the faith, 1872

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 2nd April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 3rd April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Thursday 4th April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.30pm
Farnborough Sixth Form Concert

Friday 5th April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Saturday 6th April 2019

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Healing Eucharist
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £5.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
2.00pm
Pop-Up Concert - Wey Community Gospel Choir
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Sunday 7th April 2019

5th Sunday of Lent

Passiontide begins

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (BCP Cathedral Singers)
High Altar
Preacher: The Revd Canon Mavis Wilson
11.30am
Mattins (said with hymns)
Nave Altar
6.00pm
Evensong (Cathedral Singers)
Nave Altar

Monday 8th April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong (visiting choir)
Quire and Nave

Tuesday 9th April 2019

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Lutheran pastor, martyr, 1945

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 10th April 2019

William Law, priest, spiritual writer, 1761

William of Ockham, friar, philosopher, teacher of the faith 1347

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
12.00pm
University of Surrey Postgraduate Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day although the Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that vehicular access to the site will be restricted between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 11th April 2019

George Selwyn, bishop, 1878

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
10.30am
University of Surrey Postgraduate Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day although the Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that vehicular access to the site will be restricted between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Friday 12th April 2019

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
10.30am
University of Surrey Postgraduate Degree Ceremonies

The Cathedral will be closed to visitors all day although the Lady Chapel will be open for quiet prayer (access via the North Door at the far end of the car park). Please note that vehicular access to the site will be restricted between 9.00am and 5.00pm.
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Saturday 13th April 2019

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £5.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.30pm
Blackheath & Bramley Choral Society and Kingston Orpheus Choir - Verdi's Requiem
Tickets - priced from £15.00 (Students £8.00) - on sale shortly

Sunday 14th April 2019

Palm Sunday

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
10.30am
The Cathedral Eucharist for Palm Sunday
Nave Altar
Hymns: 128,87,27(380), 129, 112, 127
Psalms 118. 1-2, 19-29
Preacher: No Sermon
Organ: Fantasia super Valet will ich dir geben (BWV 735) - Johann Sebastian Bach
6.00pm
Music and Readings for Passiontide
Nave Altar
Preacher: The Very Revd Dianna Gwilliams

Monday 15th April 2019

Monday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong (Men’s Voices)
Quire & Nave
7.00pm
Compline Night Prayer (Holy Week service)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 16th April 2019

Tuesday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave
7.00pm
Compline Night Prayer (Holy Week service)
Seasons

Wednesday 17th April 2019

Wednesday of Holy Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.00pm
Compline Night Prayer (Holy Week service)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 18th April 2019

Maundy Thursday

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
11.00am
Diocesan Chrism Eucharist (Reaffirmation of Commitment to Ministry and the Blessing of the Oils)
Cathedral Nave
Missa Simplex - Katherine Dienes-Williams
Preacher: The Right Revd Jo Bailey-Wells
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.00pm
Maundy Thursday Eucharist and Procession
Cathedral Nave
Preacher: Paul Davies, Archdeacon of Surrey

Friday 19th April 2019

Good Friday

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
10.00am
Family service for Good Friday
Cathedral Nave
12.00pm
Devotion with Holy Week Addresses
Nave Altar
Preacher: The Very Revd Dianna Gwilliams
1.30pm
Liturgy of Good Friday
Quire & Nave
5.30pm
Evensong
Quire & Nave

Saturday 20th April 2019

Easter Eve

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Tower Tour - no longer available
Tickets are no longer available from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.00pm
Diocesan Confirmation Service
Cathedral Nave
Missa Simplex - Katherine Dienes-Williams
Psalm Vidi aquam plainsong
Easter anthems - Brian Runnett
A song of wisdom - Charles Villiers Stanford
Preacher: Bishop Andrew Watson
Organ: Toccata - Marcel Lanquetuit

Sunday 21st April 2019

Easter Day

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist (Easter Day)
Nave Altar
Hymns: 147, 137, 160
Missa brevis - Zoltan Kodaly
Christ Rising - William Byrd
Preacher: The Dean
Organ: Fete - Jean Langlais
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
6.00pm
Solemn Evensong and Procession
Nave Altar
Preacher: The Dean

Monday 22nd April 2019

Monday of Easter Week

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Tuesday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Wednesday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel

Thursday 25th April 2019

Thursday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Friday 26th April 2019

Friday of Easter Week

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Evening Prayer
Lady Chapel

Saturday 27th April 2019

Saturday of Easter Week

8.40am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
9.00am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
2.00pm
Tower Tour
Tickets £5.00 from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office
5.00pm
Evening Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
7.30pm
Cavatina Orchestra and Chamber Choir concert - The Creation; Joseph Haydn
Tickets - priced at £15.00 - from Guildford Cathedral Online Box Office

Sunday 28th April 2019

2nd Sunday of Easter

8.00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Lady Chapel
9.45am
The Cathedral Eucharist
Nave Altar
Preacher: The Revd Canon Paul Smith
11.30am
Mattins
Nave Altar
6.00pm
Evensong
Nave Altar
Preacher: The Dean

Monday 29th April 2019

George, martyr, patron of England, c. 304

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Eucharist for St George (Men’s Voices)
Quire & Nave

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Mark the Evangelist

transferred from 25 April

8.00am
Morning Prayer (said)
Lady Chapel
8.30am
Holy Communion
Lady Chapel
5.30pm
Choral Evensong with Installation of the High Sheriff
Quire & Nave