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Visit of the Relics of St Bernadette to Westminster Cathedral

Saturday 3 September to Monday 5 September 2022 The life and legacy of St Bernadette has touched the lives of people across the world.  In September and October this year, […]


Cathedral Summer Schedule

From Monday 25 July to Thursday 1 September, the following changes apply to the liturgical schedule during the summer break for the Cathedral Choir: Weekday Vespers from Monday to Friday […]


Grand Organ Festival Recital

Wednesday 31 August, 19:30 – 21:00 Andreas Sieling, Cathedral Organist of the Great Sauer Organ of the Berliner Dom presents our fifth Grand Organ Festival recital. Andreas will perform: Improvisation […]


Sunday Mass Livestream

For reasons beyond our control, the livestreaming of the Sunday 12noon Solemn Mass is temporarily suspended. In its place, the Sung Mass at 10am on Sundays will be livestreamed. We […]



If you are an adult living in the Cathedral parish, or come regularly to the Cathedral for Mass, and desire to become a Catholic or want to explore the Catholic […]


Chorister Opportunities

Every September up to six boys join Westminster Cathedral Choir School (WCCS) in Year 4 as choristers.  Becoming a chorister offers a boy the opportunity to sing in a world-famous […]


Returning to Mass

Following the recent plenary meeting of the Bishops of England and Wales in Cardiff, all Catholics are invited to return to Mass at Pentecost.  The invitation states that: ‘the reasons […]


The Grand Organ Festival

Click here for details of all the recitals in our 2022 Grand Organ Festival.


Marriage Preparation at the Cathedral

A Preparation Course for couples who wish to be married is planned to take place on the evenings of Thursdays 12, 19 and 26 May and 9 June from 7.30 […]


Appointment of the Cathedral Architect

The Cathedral is delighted to announce that Suzi Pendlebury has been appointed as Cathedral Architect, succeeding Michael Drury after his 25 years in the role. She is a highly experienced […]


Extended Hours for Lenten Confessions

From Thursday 31 March onward, the hours for Confession will be extended from 11am to 1pm and from 4pm to 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Sunday confessions will continue to be […]


Cathedral closed for 3 days of filming; all liturgies move to Cathedral Hall

On Monday 28, Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 March, the Cathedral itself will be closed to allow filming to take place and all services will take place in Cathedral Hall […]