John Stainer’s famous oratorio is full of beauty and invigorating drama, as well as much-loved Passiontide hymns for all to join in with.
A unique, unforgettable service of psalms and readings that marks, and even celebrates, Holy Week’s descent into darkness.
Clergy and lay ministers of the diocese gather with the bishops to renew their ministerial vows and bless holy oils to be used in the coming year.
Join the Good Friday family trail around the Minster with take-away crafts to do at home.
Readings and reflections by the Minster clergy, with devotional music by the Cathedral Choir.
The culmination of the Three Hours’ devotion, a profoundly moving service of music, readings, prayer, and silence.
The lighting of the Easter fire, the proclamation of Easter, the renewal of baptismal vows, and a joyful celebration of Holy Communion.