What’s on

At the Minster in December 2019

(Please do also look at our Facebook page for additional information)

  • Midweek Service at 1.05pm every Wednesday – All welcome
  • Every Wednesday join us for Coffee, cake and conversation at 12.30 until 1 pm.
  • Every Friday – Walk for Wellbeing. 12.00 – 12.30pm Meet outside Reading Minster Church at midday for a fun, gentle, drop in walk to promote mental wellbeing lead by a trained walk leader. Finish at 12.30pm and there will be tea and coffee available in the Minster afterwards.
  • Monday 11th November (Monday – Saturdays through to December 18th) 09.30 – 3.30pm Cards for Good Causes

ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS AT THE MINSTER                                                

 Thursday 12th December 10.30am – Christmas for Tots

  • Crib Service for the Nurseries and families (Free event)

Thursday 12th December 6.30pm

  • Reading Borough Council Carol Service – all welcome to attend (Free event)

Friday 13th December 12.30 – 1.15pm

  • Organ Recital – Relf Clark (Didcot) (Free event)

Saturday 14th December 5pm

Sunday 15th December 4pm

Tuesday 17th December 10.30am

  • Mini Me’s Christmas Special with Santa Claus. Ticketed event – (www.eventbrite.co.uk and on the door)

Saturday 21st December 5pm  

  • Christmas Concert with Audience Carols (A440, Occasions and Reading Male Choir) (Ticketed also available on the door)

Sunday 22nd December 6.30pm

  • Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – sung by the Minster Choir (Free event)   

 Tuesday 24th December 10.30am

 Tuesday 24th December 11pm

  • Christmas Eve Communion Service 11pm – (mince pies around the tree at 10.30pm)

 Wednesday 25th December 10am

  • Christmas Day Service 10am (Short Communion Service) 

Sanctuary – Every Friday and Saturday night from 9pm. –

Sanctuary is a place of refuge, recovery and refreshment

It is also a place of safety for all those who are feeling potentially vulnerable, e.g. when waiting alone for a lift/taxi home, or after an incident/issue during the evening.  A safe place to rest and chat.

Open to all – do call in

(Check our noticeboards as sometimes we open earlier for free concerts)

All welcome

The Minster is open Monday to Fridays from 10.00 hours for quiet reflection and prayers. You are always welcome to call in to have a look at our wonderful building too.