The Community of the Cross of Nails

Sunday 19 January saw the blessing of three Cross of Nails at Coventry Cathedral which included Southwark, Bergen Cathedral, and the Pro-Cathedral of the Holy Trinity who all joined the Community of the Cross of Nails (CCN) network

Southwark Cathedral was represented by Canon Precentor Gilly Myers and the Deans Verger Paul Timms as well as a number of the congregation. 

On Sunday 26 January Southwark’s Cross of Nails will be blessed at our 11.00am Eucharist. The Dean of Coventry, The Very Reverend John Witcombe will preach and the Bishop of Southwark, The Rt Reverend Christoper Chessun will preside. We will be joined at that service by friends from Southwark’s link Cathedral in Rouen, representatives of other CCN partners and other guests.

After the 9.00am service and before the 11.00am Eucharist, a presentation on the CCN will be given by The Very Reverend John Witcombe, Dean of Coventry in the Garry Weston Library. All are warmly invited to attend.

The Very Reverend John Witcombe, Dean of Coventry explains a little more and chats to Gilly Myers and the Dean of Bergen in a video which can be viewed here.

If you would like to know more about the CCN then please visit their website here