Grandisson: a Service of Lessons & Carols

Grandisson: a Service of Lessons & Carols Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 December 2023 at 6pm All are welcome at this unique service of lessons and carols for Christmas, which opens with Bishop John de Grandisson’s service for Christmas. Still Exeter’s longest-serving bishop (1327-69), Bishop Grandisson wrote his service specifically for Exeter Cathedral, using its choristers […]

Christingle Service

Christingle Service Saturday 25 November 2023 4pm All are welcome to Exeter Cathedral’s Christingle Service where we look to Christmas and use the Christingle – an orange topped with a candle – to tell the story of Jesus. This service will last around 30 minutes and is particularly suitable for young children and their carers. […]

Hospiscare Light Up a Life Service

Hospiscare Light Up a Life Service Wednesday 20 December 2023, doors open at 5:50pm, service is at 6:45pm. Light Up a Life is Hospiscare’s annual Christmas remembrance event allowing all those who are missing someone they love to come together to remember them. The Book of Memories gathers dedications to our loved ones in one […]

Special Service of Thanksgiving for Wippells

As Wippells Winds Down, Exeter Cathedral Gives Thanks for 234 Years of Service   Exeter Cathedral is to host a special service of thanksgiving for past and present staff and customers of clerical outfitters, Wippells. Exeter Cathedral’s Dean and Chapter planned the evensong service in response to the announcement that Exeter-based Wippells is to cease […]

In Conversation With… The Venerable Jane Bakker

In Conversation With… The Venerable Jane Bakker Sunday 8 October at 6:30pm The doors open from 6.00 p.m. with refreshments. The evening closes with a short service of compline. Jane Bakker is the first female Archdeacon of Plymouth. She recently moved to Devon from Southampton where she was Priest in Charge of a large outer […]

Bishop of Exeter Farewell Service

A farewell service to mark the retirement of The Right Reverend Robert Atwell, Bishop of Exeter Bishop Robert’s Farewell Service will take place at the Cathedral on Sunday 17 September at 3pm. This will be a ticketed event as space at the Cathedral is limited due to the restoration work currently taking place. Refreshments will […]

Holy Ground: Love Yourself

Holy Ground: Love Yourself Sunday 14 May at 6:30pm “You shall love your neighbour as you love yourself.” All are welcome to Holy Ground on 14 May as we explore these well-known words. Probably most of us feel comfortable with “love your neighbour…” thinking of others and being kind to people. But what about, “as […]

Ukrainian Orthodox Easter Service

Ukrainian Orthodox Easter Service Sunday 16 April 2023 at 11:30am  Exeter Cathedral, in collaboration with the Devon Ukrainian Association, will be hosting a Ukrainian Orthodox Easter service and the blessing of Easter cakes and Easter eggs according to the Ukrainian tradition. In Ukraine, Easter is called Velykden, or The Great Day. As in many cultures, Velykden is both a […]

Coronation Service of Celebration

Coronation Service of Celebration Sunday 7 May 2023 at 4pm Join us on Sunday 7 May for a service of celebration for the Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort. Please book your free ticket to attend. Book your ticket

Hospiscare: Light Up A Life

Hospiscare: Light Up A Life Monday 19 December 2022 7pm Hospiscare’s Light Up a Life service is an annual celebration of the lives of lost loved ones. We hope you will join us for this special service for hand-picked readings, poems, music and carols in honour and remembrance of all those people we hold dear. […]