Ash Wednesday

26th Feb 2020 - 26th Feb 2020 Event Type: Faith


Welcome to this special day at Winchester Cathedral, the first day of Lent. On this day we receive forgiveness, let go of resentment and fear and grow into new life and new love. Today in the Cathedral you will find people who will pray with you. You can receive ashes on your forehead informally (outside) or formally in the services at 8.00am and 5.30pm. May God bless you on this holy day.

7.30        Silence

7.40        Morning Prayer

8.00       Holy Communion

9.00       Prayer over the audio system of the Cathedral, and on the hour every hour.

12.00      Holy Communion

5.00       Evening Prayer

5.30        Solemn Eucharist & Imposition of Ashes

Between 9.00am and 4.45pm chapels will be set aside for silent Prayer and reflection, Prayer and Confession available.

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