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Welcome to St. Paul's Cathedral, at the very heart of Dunedin City. A welcoming, vibrant community coming together to share the Word of God. 

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Special Services, Events  & Notices                

 Vacancy: Dean of the Cathedral Church o f St Paul the Apostle, Dunedin. For more information click here.


Holy Week, Easter & ANZAC Services

Wednesday 17 April 

12.00          Midday Prayers

12.10pm    Said Eucharist

Thursday 18 April – Maundy Thursday

8.00am      Te Hakari Tapu

12.00          Midday Prayers

12.10pm    Chrism Eucharist

8.00pm      Choral Eucharist with the washing of feet and the stripping of the altar

Friday 19 April – Good Friday

12.00pm    The Three Hour Devotion

8.00pm      Tenebrae: A Service of Shadows

Saturday 20 April – Holy Saturday

8.00pm      Easter Vigil and Service of Light

Sunday 21 April – Easter Day

8.00am      Said Eucharist

10.00am    Choral Eucharist

7.00pm      Choral Evensong

Wednesday 24 April - ANZAC Eve

7.00pm ANZAC Eve: A Service of Reflection.

The Cathedral will be lit with candles. Through a selection of poetry and bible readings, prayers and hymns we reflect on all that ANZAC Day represents for New Zealanders .


Sunday 28 April – Low Sunday

8.00am      Said Eucharist: Preacher - Rt Rev'd Dr Kelvin Wright

10.00am    Sung Eucharist: Preacher -  Rt Rev'd Dr Kelvin Wright

4.00pm      Diocesan Evening Prayer and Liturgical Welcome. Preacher - Rt Rev'd Steven Benford. There will be no 7pm service on 28 April.


In other news:

The Cathedral Choir will be in recess from Monday 22 April. Choral services will resume on Thursday 9 May. During this period Evening Prayer will be said on Thursday and Sunday nights.

On Sunday 10 February we celebrated 100 years of St Paul's Cathedral...read more

For a selection of photographs from the Centennial Celebrations visit the Called South Facebook Page 

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