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.
The new Young Explorers' Map features many of St Paul's weird and wonderful animals, including an owl, camel and lots of Reuben's
favourite lions. The map also has text in Reuben's Font - a design based on Reuben's handwriting. Norwich Cathedral uses Reuben's Font
A special service launches the start of a year of events for the 30th Anniversary of the establishment of the Archbishops'
Committee for Minority Ethnic Anglican Concerns (CMEAC). The year completes in 2017 with the launch of a new
publication ‘Inspired Souls - Black Saints...
St Paul’s Cathedral has appointed a successful development professional with extensive experience of culture and heritage to lead its
campaign to deliver a vibrant cathedral for present and future generations. The Cathedral Chapter is delighted to
announce Andrew Edwards...
Listen to the Revd Canon Mark Oakley discuss how he uses poems to invite everyone to explore the power of poetry on a new broadcast.
Canon Mark gave a special interview to mark to mark National Poetry Day on 6 October, where people are encouraged to enjoy, discover
Churches on four continents unite in support of World Water Day 2017 London (5th October 2016) – Cathedrals and churches on four
continents have come together to raise awareness and activism about water by launching the JustWater website (justwater2017.org). This
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 Beauty and the Horror: Richard Harries and Loretta Minghella
17th October 2016
Richard Harries, former Bishop of Oxford, and Loretta Minghella, the Chief Executive of Christian Aid, speak about the reality of
suffering and evil in the world, and how in the face of it we can possibly live lives of hope and believe in a God of love.
Under the Skin, Live Poetry at St Paul's Cathedral
10th October 2016
In collaboration with St Paul’s Cathedral, Poet in the City commissioned five contemporary poets to lift the lid on a cultural giant,
reimagining its history and its place in the public imagination, in order to reconnect modern Londoners with the Cathedral.
Julian of Norwich: Revelations of Divine Love - Robert Fruehwirth
7th October 2016
Robert Fruehwirth explores faith’s consolations and challenges, using the wisdom and insight of Julian’s Revelations of Divine Love as
What is Meaningful Work? (Richard Sennett, Ruth Kosmin, Tim Frost) - St Paul's Institute
7th October 2016
Organised by St Paul's Institute in partnership with the LSE Faith Centre, LSE Life and LSE Careers at the London School of Economics
and Political Science. How can our values and/or beliefs best inform our work and make a positive difference in the world?
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.