Christ Church Cathedral (founded c.1028) is the spiritual heart of Dublin City. Throughout the year we host a programme of wonderful, diverse events. All our events feature here - and most are bookable online. Please visit often to keep up-to-date!

 

 

Our Famous 'Carols by Candlelight' Christmas Concerts are now bookable. They sell out quickly!

Children's Monk Tour,  every Saturday at 11am to Sept 28

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturdays 11am to Sept 28

Children's Monk Tour, every Saturday at 11am to Sept 28

Dress up in a monk’s robe and learn all about how monks lived at Christ Church on this fun guided-walk around the cathedral.

This Hostel Life

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

September 26 & 28, 2019

This Hostel Life

A new installation opera based on stories written by Melatu Uche Okorie while she was living in direct provision. Produced by Irish National Opera.

September Lecture Series: Wikipedia; Rebecca O'Neill - Digital Scholar (Wikipedia)

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Friday, September 27, 2019 (1.10pm)

September Lecture Series: Wikipedia; Rebecca O'Neill - Digital Scholar (Wikipedia)

Friday September lunchtime lecture. This week: Wikipedia; Rebecca O'Neill - Digital Scholar (Wikipedia). Generously supported by the Friends of Christ Church Cathedral Dublin. Admission Free. 

Nordic lunchtime Recital

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, October 01, 2019 (1:15pm)

Nordic lunchtime Recital

 Norwegian mixed choir - rØyst - performs European choral music spanning five centuries, and arrangements of traditional Norwegian hymns.

Concert in the Dark

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Friday, October 11, 2019 (6.45pm)

Concert in the Dark

Curated by Moya Brennan, Concert in the Dark will be performed in total darkness. Reception from 6.45pm and concert from 7.45pm. 

Lunchtime Recital with shanty choir from Norway

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 (1:15pm)

Lunchtime Recital with shanty choir from Norway

All the way from Norway, Lunchtime Recital with the Norwegian shanty choir "Fullriggeren Sørlandets Shantykor"

Knit & Knatter

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, October 19, 2019 (10.00am)

Knit & Knatter

Would you like to be part of a special project reminding people of why we celebrate Christmas? You can knit a sheep to contribute to our annual Sheep Trail!

Table Talk: Christian Ethics and National Identity

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Sunday, October 20, 2019 (6.30pm)

Table Talk: Christian Ethics and National Identity

For this event, co-organised with Rubicon, we gather around tables in the beautiful nave of Christ Church Cathedral and break bread together as we talk about the elephant in the room.

What's the Story? Lives in Direct Provision

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Monday, October 21, 2019 (6.30pm)

What's the Story? Lives in Direct Provision

Join us for this speaker series giving those currently or previously living in the direct provision system the opportunity to share their experiences and reflect on the themes of family, home and time.

What are you Afraid of?

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Thursday, October 31, 2019 (7.30pm)

What are you Afraid of?

Christ Church Cathedral will be open from 7:30 pm with interactive prayer installations relating to day-to-day fears. Prayer ministry will also be available for those who would like someone to pray with them about a need.

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Saturday, November 30, 2019 (2.00pm)

Felted Sheep and Mini-Advent Wreath Workshop

Olivia Ashmore will lead our workshop in creating a felted sheep ornament, using wool from her own flock in Co Kildare.

Sheep Trail

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

December 1 to 24, 2019

Sheep Trail

The Sheep Trail project is a creative way to invite our cathedral visitors, congregation and visiting school, parish or community groups to slow down and enter into the Advent season. 

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 03, 2019 (7.00pm)

Cathedral Nights: Watching and Waiting

This time of year can be so busy we need intentionally to make space to slow down. This evening will include a series of short meditations on Advent themes of Hope, Peace, Joy and Love.

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 (19:30h)

Tuesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Tuesday Night: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.

 

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (19:30h)

Wednesday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.

 

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Thursday, December 12, 2019 (19:30h)

Thursday Night 'Carols by Candlelight' CHRISTMAS CONCERT with Christ Church Cathedral Choir

THURSDAY NIGHT: A special way to celebrate Christmas. The Christ Church Cathedral Choir will perform a host of festive favourites. These highly sought-after tickets are guaranteed to sell out so don’t delay.

 

A Quiet Christmas, Taizé Eucharist with Prayers for Wholeness and Healing

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 (7.30pm)

A Quiet Christmas, Taizé Eucharist with Prayers for Wholeness and Healing

This quiet and reflective service provides a peaceful space in which to rest in the Christmas message of hope in the one who is 'God with us'.

Christingle Service

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

Monday, December 30, 2019 (4:15pm)

Christingle Service

You are welcome to join us for an informal Christingle Service as we continue in the season of Christmas, celebrating Christ the Light of the World!