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Thursday 13 April 2017, 11am

Diocesan Eucharist with the Blessing of the Oils

You will have received an invitation from the Bishop of Chelmsford, inviting you to attend this service and I would like to add a welcome from the Cathedral.  If you would like to robe and process, it would be helpful to know you are attending as the Cathedral will be very full and a seat will need to be reserved for you.

The on-line booking in form is now closed so if you wish to robe, you will need to call the Cathedral office to let them know you are coming.  Please call 01245 294498 or 01245 294492.

Clergy are asked to wear an alb and white stole or surplice and white stole.  Readers should wear choir dress and LLMs an alb and medal.  

If you do not wish to robe, there is no need to sign up.  Just make your way to the Cathedral for the service.


Thursday 11th May 2017, 10am

Clergy Wellbeing day on "Reflective Practice" 

The next Clergy Wellbeing Day is on Thursday 11th May on Reflective Practice with Jan Korris of St Luke's Healthcare for the Clergy. The day is being held in the Cathedral and will last from 10:00-14:00 (coffee available from 09:30) and will offer the usual mix of worship, Lectio, input and discussion, plus a sandwich lunch. There is also the opportunity to hear more about the Diocesan coaching scheme and to try out "ten minute coaching" tasters during the lunch break.

Clergy Wellbeing days are offered free of charge to all licensed clergy through a partrnership between CMD & the Cathedral. You can register by clicking here. If, after registering, you are unable to attend, please inform Clare Broome  .  Please sighn up by 4th May so that lunch can be ordered.

Please note the change of date of the autumn wellbeing day. it will now be on Wednesday 22nd November on "The Prayer Life of Clergy", speaker tbc.



Tuesday 27 June 2017, 10am

Chelmsford Cathedral Theological Society

‘Luther and Swedish Spirituality’ Study Morning

St Cedd’s Hall, Cathedral Chapter House

Revd Åse Lindberg, Chaplain to the Bishop of Karlstad


Åse Lindberg, from our link Diocese of Karlstad in Sweden, is currently spending some time here in Chelmsford Diocese on sabbatical. She has generously agreed to lead a Study Morning on 27 June at the Cathedral, about Luther and Swedish spirituality. This is of particular interest this year as we mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The Study Morning is open to all, especially any who are licensed for ministry, and is free to attend. For more details and to register your attendance please click here


Tuesday 17th October 2017, 10am

Preaching on Mark’s Gospel

Hosted by the Cathedral and led by the Dean and Canon Theologian, this is a morning designed for lay and ordained preachers. It will focus on the Lectionary Year B gospel readings from Mark’s Gospel. The meeting is being held in the Learning Centre and lunch will be provided.  The morning is free of charge.  Click here to book a place.  If you subsequently need to cancel, please phone the Cathedral Office on 01245 294492 or 01245 294498.


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