Cathedral Advent & Christmas Events/Services

December 1st...

.Anglicare Christmas Giving Tree will be erected. Come and see this beautiful, large Christmas Tree sitting in the Lady Chapel. The community and congregations from across Goulburn and beyond are invited to lay gifts under this tree, unwrapped for identification. Anglicare personnel collect these gifts for distribution on Christmas Eve to individuals and families in need across the Goulburn region. Please consider supporting. Gifts may be delivered to the Cathedral, when opened, 10am-4pm or on a Sunday.

December 2nd...

6pm Advent Carol Service .... featuring our Cathedral choir, under the direction of Barbara Griffin, our Music Director

December 15th...

3pm     J.S.Bach - Christmas Oratorio . A musical spectatular. Contatas 1,11 and 111, featuring Rob Hughes (Tenor), Richard Orchard(Baritone), Trudee Green(Alto), Yvonne D'Arcy(Soprano), and Amelia-Jane Lester(Treble): Conductor: Barbara Griffin, Concert Master: Robyn Sara Jinsky. Violin:Marian Arnold, Viola:Anne Morris, Cello:Danny Morris, Harpischord:Kristy Clarke, Organ:Heather MoenBoyd, Bass:Sam Malone, Flute:Edwina Carter, Trumpet: Dominic Lindsay, Timpani:Ben Malone.Tickets/Information visit website: Christmasoratorio.com/choir or phone Barbara Griffin: 0438 161 815.  This event promises to be both entertaining and moving. This is a Cathedral fund raising event.

December 16th...

6pm   Christmas Nine Lessons & Carols.  This is a regular Cathedral service leading up to Christmas. Come and join in this very moving service. Lessons are read in various languages from a variety of ethic Goulburn residents. Lots of loved Christmas carols are included in this service and our Cathedral choir perform "special" Christmas carols.

December 24th...

5pm   Family & Children Christmas Service. This is a very popular service where children take an "activing" role in the Gospel presentation. It is specially timed for families and all are welcome.

11pm  Christmas Mass: Choral Eucharist.  Preacher will be Dean Phillip

December 25th...  One Service Only

9am Christmas Day Eucharist. Preacher will be Bishop Trevor Edwards.

 

From Dean Phillip, Sub-Dean, Canon Anne Wentzel and the Wardens we hope you can join in as many of these events/services to prepare you for the blessings of Christmas.