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Anna Laycock
 Advent and Christmas at Coventry Cathedral

Coventry Cathedral will holding a number of events and services throughout Advent and over the Christmas season.

One of the more unique services is the 'Service for the Longest Night' which will be held on 21st December at 6pm. This is a service for those who are feeling sad about Christmas; those dealing with the loss of a loved one, facing life after divorce, coping with job loss or living with an illness etc. Entry is free and everyone is welcome.

Other events include a Christmas Concert in aid of the NSPCC, Carols by Candlelight and the Christmas Eucharist with the Bishop of Coventry.

For more information, click the link below.

  Website:  www.coventrycathedral.org.uk/wpsite/advent-and-christmas/

Ryan Finnegan
 CCN launches ‘Thought for the Week'

Partnered with Coventry Cathedral the Community of the Cross of Nails currently numbers 210, and is growing partners around the world in churches, charities, schools, seminaries and peacemaking organisations.

Each Friday from around noon, when they pray the Coventry Litany of Reconciliation in the Cathedral ruins, you can now hear one of these partners give their own perspective, both practical and theological, on reconciliation in the world today, either in their local context, or regionally, or globally.

To see the 'Thought for the Week' please visit the Cathedral website using the link below.

  Website:  www.coventrycathedral.org.uk/ccn/thought-for-the-week/

Ryan Finnegan

 Reflections on Reconciliation

During the Coventry Peace Festival fortnight, Coventry Cathedral are releasing six individual video-interviews with the Cathedral’s current and former Canons for Reconciliation, including Revd Canon Paul Oestreicher, Revd Canon Andrew White and the most Revd and Right Hon Justin Welby.

Each candidly shares their memories, hopes, and challenges, intercut with stunning footage of both Cathedral buildings. View these beautiful and inspiring films, each on average around 30 minutes in length, every few days as they are released on the Cathedral's website.

  Website:  www.coventrycathedral.org.uk/ccn/resources/

Anna Laycock
 REMINDER J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor - 11 November

On Saturday 11th November 2017, as part of Coventry's Peace Festival, Coventry Cathedral Chorus and Orchestra Pro Anima will join with professional soloists in a performance of J.S Bach's magnificent Mass in B Minor.

The concert starts at 7.30 p.m. Tickets are available from www.ticketweb.co.uk (phone 0844 477 1000) or by email from tickets@coventrycathedralchorus.com (phone 01676 532436). Details of discounted tickets, reserved seats and other benefits under our new Patron Scheme are all available on our website www.coventrycathedralchorus.com under the Patrons tab.

  Website:  www.coventrycathedralchorus.com

Anna Laycock

 Coventry Cathedral Peace Lecture - 13 November

On Monday 13th November at 7pm, the annual 'Lord Mayor's Annual Peace Lecture', will take place in Coventry Cathedral.

This years speaker is the Revd Canon Paul Oestreicher who is an Anglican priest, a Vice President of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament and a former Director of Coventry Cathedral's Centre for International Reconciliation.

For more information, see the attached flyer.