Colin Walsh, Lincoln Cathedral’s Organist Laureate, and celebrated international recitalist, plays music which shows off our glorious ‘Father Willis’ organ. Sunday, June 21st, 5.00pm (Nave, £6) Jean Langlais Evocation from Hommage à Rameau Maurice Duruflé Méditation J. S. Bach Toccata & Fugue in F major, BWV 540 César Franck Chorale No 2, in B minor Henri Mulet Rosace from Esquisses Byzantines Louis Vièrne Final from Symphony No 6
Sermon preached in Lincoln Cathedral by the Dean, the Very Revd Philip Buckler, at the Sung Eucharist on the Seventh Sunday of Easter, 17 May 2015. Just in case you were having withdrawal symptoms over political speculation now that the General Election is some ten days past, you will doubtless have been pleased with the rich diet of post mortems we have been served – reflecting on the successes, or more likely the failures, of the recent campaigns. There have […]
Philip Buckler, Dean Gavin Kirk, Precentor Mark Hocknull, Chancellor John Patrick, Subdean Philippa White, Cathedral Deacon Following the recent General Election the pollsters would appear to have got it wrong! After all the talk about parties being neck and neck, the possibility of post-election deliberations over coalitions and then the prospect of a second General Election later in the year nothing of this came to pass – to the dismay of some and the delight of others.
Sermon Preached in Lincoln Cathedral by The Chancellor, Canon Dr Mark Hocknull, at the Sung Eucharist on Sixth Sunday of Easter, 10th May 2015. Friends With God Two friends were out hiking when suddenly one cries out in warning that there is a great bear charging towards them. The two friends are about to turn tail and run as fast as they can when one of them stops to change his hiking boots for running shoes.” What are you doing? […]
Sermon preached in Lincoln Cathedral by Philippa White, Assistant Curate at Lincoln Cathedral and St John the Baptist. +May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, our strength and our salvation. Amen. On Friday, we celebrated the feast day of Saints Philip and James: so it’s a nice coincidence that our first reading this morning is a story from Philip’s ministry. And since Philip is the name-saint of […]
Philip Buckler, Dean Gavin Kirk, Precentor Mark Hocknull, Chancellor John Patrick, Subdean Philippa White, Cathedral Deacon I’ve been interviewed twice this week by journalists working for the BBC about Magna Carta. On Tuesday a group of people from BBC Thailand were in the Cathedral and were very keen to know about the significance of Magna Carta and why a Cathedral should own one of the four remaining original 1215 documents. Then on Wednesday Radio 4’s The Sunday Programme were putting […]
THE EASTERN THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL IS FOUR DAY FESTIVAL OF MUSIC FEATURING THE CATHEDRAL CHOIRS OF LINCOLN, PETERBOROUGH, AND SOUTHWELL. Use the links below for ticketed events. Follow the Festival on Facebook Thursday 18 June 2015 1.10pm Anyone for Tennyson: The Choral Scholars of Lincoln Cathedral (£6.00 per person / Chapter House) 5.30 pm Choral Evensong: Southwell, Peterborough and Lincoln Cathedral Girls and Men (St Hugh’s choir) 7.30pm […]
The RSPB will once again be setting up their Peregrine Falcon watch point from the East Green of the Cathedral. The watch point will be there every weekend throughout June and July, starting on Saturday 6th June, and will be open 11.30am – 4.30pm. Please come along for a chance to find out more about these amazing birds, and maybe even see one in action!
Philip Buckler, Dean Gavin Kirk, Precentor Mark Hocknull, Chancellor John Patrick, Subdean Philippa White, Cathedral Deacon ‘We are an Easter people and Alleluia is our song!’ These words of St Augustine have resonated down the centuries for Christians of every era. No other feast is celebrated with such preparation, solemnity and duration as is Easter, as all those involved in the keeping of Holy Week and Easter here will readily testify! And now for fifty days, beginning with the Paschal […]
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