Celebrate the seasons of Advent and Christmas at St George's Cathedral with our schedule of special Masses and Services. A full listing is available to download below and to pick up from the back of the Cathedral.


The season begins with the First Sunday of Advent, on 27 November, when the first candle is lit on the Cathedral Wreath. 

The annual Cathedral Carol Service, lead by Archbishop John Wilson, is on Thursday 15 December at 7.30pm. All are welcome so please invite family and friends to join us.

On Saturday 10 December from 10.15am to 5.15pm we will be holding ‘A Day with Mary’, which will include Mass, Adoration, confessions, devotions, sermons. See dedicated day programme for details here.

Our Children's Crib Service will take place at 2.30pm on Christmas Eve, Saturday 24 December.  Please bring your child dressed as a king, shepherd, or an angel.

Finally, join us for Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve to celebrate the Nativity of the Lord at the Cathedral. There are also a number of additional Masses and services on this day and during the Octave of Christmas, and up to Epiphany.

Crib Offerings:

All crib donations this year are being sent to the Catholic Children’s Society. 

A full schedule of services for the Advent and Christmas period is available to download here (PDF).