On the day...

Saturday 24th June 2017

11am Pilgrimage Procession begins through the City Centre
The route begins from St Peter’s Church, St Albans, and continues past the Town Hall and Clock Tower, before ending at the West End of the Cathedral.

12pm Festival Eucharist
Preacher: The Rt Revd Rachel Treweek, Bishop of Gloucester. The service will be sung by the men of the Cathedral Choir and the Abbey Girls Choir.

Children’s Worship and Activities
A mixture of songs, readings and activities, before joining the Festival Eucharist for Communion. Children must be registered to participate in advance. Picnic lunch is included. 

2pm Orthodox Service and Veneration of the Relic at the Shrine of Saint Alban
Organised by the Ecumenical Chaplaincy and the Fellowship of St Alban and St Sergius - all welcome.

3pm Anointing for Healing in the Lady Chapel.

4pm Festival Evensong and Procession to the Shrine
Preacher: The Very Revd Prof Martyn Percy, Dean of Oxford.
The service will be sung by the Cathedral Choir.

The Abbot’s Kitchen will be open from 10.00am-4.30pm serving breakfasts, lunches, afternoon teas, and a range of snacks and drinks.

The Cathedral Shop will be open from 10.00am-4.00pm selling a range of pilgrimage merchandise, books, greetings cards, CDs, and much more.

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