Welcome to Rochester Cathedral - a place of Christian worship since 604AD.

Here women and men have brought the things of earth to touch the things of heaven; their joys and sorrows, the ups and downs of ordinary life.

Here, in the beauty of holiness, the finest that humans can muster has been the offering of the faithful.

Here there has been a welcome, based on the Benedictine tradition that every guest is “as Christ” to the community who gather here.

It is our prayer that through this website and when you visit us in person, you will find these principles lived out day by day in the life of the Cathedral.

The Very Revd Dr Mark Beach
Dean of Rochester



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08:00 Morning Prayer
13:00 Holy Communion
17:30 Evening Prayer

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Music Endowment

Music Endowment

We must not let this place fall silent. Music is our single largest expense but we cannot sustain or develop it further if we don't take action now. It...

Rochester Cathedral Trust Music Appeal

Rochester Cathedral Trust Music Appeal

Funding Our Future Rochester Cathedral Development Trust (registered charity number 291616) was formed to assist the Dean and Chapter to raise money towards the Cathedral’s outgoings and capital expenditure. Rochester...

James Taylor Quartet Concert

James Taylor Quartet Concert

On Friday 27th June 2014 at 7.30pm here at Rochester Cathedral we are delighted to be able to present the James Taylor Quartet in a fabulous Jazz concert. Tickets...

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