• Diocesan Synod 2020: Day Two

    Day two of the Aberdeen & Orkney Diocesan Synod began with morning prayer and the Bishop’s Charge. Bishop Anne spoke about her “growing love of the people and places of this Diocese.” She went on to speak about the case for optimism in the Diocese. Saying that there are places where “we are the only […]

  • Mothers’ Union Worldwide President at St. Andrew’s Cathedral

    The Mothers’ Union is a Christian organisation in the Anglican/Episcopal Church that has been supporting families worldwide for over 140 years, with over 4 million members in 84 countries. GOD Willing, the Mothers’ Union Aberdeen and Orkney Diocese will be welcoming our worldwide President – Mrs Sheran Harper, at the St. Andrew’s Cathedral Church Aberdeen, on […]

  • Photos from the Installation of New Canons and Pioneer Evangelist

    The Rev’d Canon Vittoria Hancock and Rev’d Canon Gerry Bowyer Ca have been installed as members of the Cathedral Chapter.  Also at this service, Vanessa Pinto was licensed as a Pioneer Evangelist in the City of Aberdeen. Photos from the service are shown below.  Video and text copies of Bishop Anne’s sermons are also available.

  • Canon Neil Brice installed in the Cathedral

    The Revd Canon Neil Brice was installed as a canon of St Andrew’s Cathedral on Sunday. His stall is named for St Magnus, saint of the northern Isles. Neil is rector of St Magnus Church, Lerwick and St Colman’s Church, Burravoe.

  • Diocesan Synod papers available

    Diocesan Synod takes place this coming Saturday at the Hilton Doubletree in Aberdeen, beginning with the Eucharist at 9:30am. Papers are available on the website: Agenda, minutes of last year’s Synod, and reports. Diocesan Statistics

  • Daily Offices to be streamed from Day of Prayer

    Following consultation with the Provost, the IT Officer is intending to stream the daily offices live from the Diocesan Day of Prayer at the Cathedral tomorrow to allow those unable to be with us in person to join us in prayer.  The streaming will be available on our Diocesan Facebook page (you should be able to […]

  • Photos from Sunday’s Service at the Cathedral

    Choral Evensong was led by the Primus and Cathedral Choir.

  • Historic bonds of communion shared in visit to Aberdeen by the Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church (TEC)

    The Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church in the US (TEC) the Most Rev Michael Curry will preach in a special service in St Andrew’s Cathedral, Aberdeen on Sunday 5 November. The Service is being held to install the Rev Dr Canon Charles Robertson from TEC as an Honorary Canon of St Andrew’s Cathedral and […]

  • Renewing Ordinary Christians Day

    Representatives from six of our congregations gathered at St Clement’s Church in Aberdeen today for the second gathering of the Renewing Ordinary Christians series. The highlights of the day included (from the feedback forms): Meeting members from other churches and learning what they are doing in their communities. Finding out about the strengths and weaknesses […]

  • Photos from the Choral Festival and renewal of Lay Readers vows

    Photos from the recent Choral Festival led by Bishop Mark including the renewal of Lay Readers vows held at the Cathedral.                        

  • Photos as Bishop Fred turns 90

    The Cathedral marked the ninetieth birthday of our former Bishop, Fred Darwent, at their Easter Sunday Evensong. Photos by Stephanie Brock

  • Photos from the Chrism Mass

    Photos from today’s service as the clergy renewed their ordination vows and the consecration of the Holy Oils.