St Paul’s Cathedral has been here for over 1,400 years. It has been built and rebuilt five times, and always its main purpose has been as a place
of worship and prayer.
St Paul's, with its world-famous dome, is an iconic feature of the London skyline. Step inside and you can enjoy the Cathedral's awe-inspiring
interior, and uncover fascinating stories about its history.
Learning & Faith
Education is a core part of the Cathedral's work, delivered through a variety of events by St Paul's Forum, St Paul's Institute and the Schools &
History & Collections
For more than 1,400 years, a Cathedral dedicated to St Paul has stood at the highest point in the City. The present Cathedral is the
masterpiece of Britain's most famous architect Sir Christopher Wren.
Behind the scenes, the cost of caring for St Paul's and continuing to deliver our central ministry and work is enormous and the generosity of our
supporters is critical.
Widely considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful buildings and a powerful symbol of the splendour of London, St Paul’s Cathedral is a
breathtaking events venue.
GREAT FIRE 350
A programme of walks, talks and tours, special sermons & debates to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London is taking
place at St Paul’s until April 2017.
David Jenkins emerged from academia to be one of the most influential bishops of the late twentieth century. He became Bishop of
Durham, in the North East of England, in 1984 at the height of the miners’ strike under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. His prophetic
The annual remembrance event paid tribute to officers killed in the line of duty since modern policing began took place on Sunday
25 September 2016. National Police Memorial Day Patron HRH The Prince of Wales attended the service and noted: ' ... we
remember those police...
They'll reimagine St Paul's history and its place in the contemporary public imagination. Join us the first ever performances of
these new works spanning first encounters and famous names to revolution and regeneration in a spectacular free event under the Dome.
A new projection to mark St Paul’s emergence, phoenix-like, from the ashes of the Great Fire of London can be seen on the dome 1 – 4
September. Fires of London - Fires Ancient by Martin Firrell celebrates how the cathedral overcame the adversity of the Great Fire 350
Walks, talks and tours; special sermons & 17th century music; debates and a conference - and the rare chance to take photos in St
Paul's are on offer to mark the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London. Find out more about how the cathedral rose out of
the ashes in...
Mary was inaugurated in the North Quire Aisle on 8 September 2016 - to coincide with the Feast of Mary Mary has been
conceived as a companion piece to Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water) which was unveiled in the South Quire Aisle of the cathedral in
2014. These installations...
Liveable London: Wellbeing, Resilience & City Life
15th September 2016
What makes London a resilient city that can so successfully stand the test of time? To what extent did London's very success influence
the result of the recent EU referendum? What are the factors beyond economics that make a city great?
Accidental Saints: Finding God in all the Wrong People - Nadia Bolz-Weber and Richard Coles
13th September 2016
Pastor Nadia Bolz-Weber and the Revd Richard Coles speak about finding God in all the wrong people and places.
Listening to Your Life, Finding Your Calling - Julia Mourant
13th September 2016
Each of us has a vocation: a particular calling from God to contribute our gifts to the world and to each other. Julia Mourant says
that when it comes to finding our own path in life, paying attention to how God speaks to us through our imaginations, hopes, dreams,
doubts and desires is essential.
Etty Hillesum: A Life Transformed - Patrick Woodhouse
6th July 2016
Etty Hillesum was a 27 year old Jewish student living under occupation in 1940s Amsterdam. Throughout that time she wrote a diary of
her daily life recounting her spiritual transformation. Patrick Woodhouse explores her life, writing and profound reflections on the
nature of evil.
Inequality and the Green Economy
21st June 2016
Event organised in partnership between Tearfund and St Paul's Institute. What is a circular economy, and how does it relate to
inequality? How will the transition to 'zero carbon' affect prosperity, growth and consumption?
Resurrection: the Body and Christianity - Paula Gooder
20th June 2016
What does Christianity have to do with bodies? There's a lingering sense that there's a huge gap between our inner and outer selves,
and that the soul is spiritual and the body is not. Paula Gooder is one of the best-known Biblical scholars at work today, and the
author of numerous bestselling books.