Here you can find Sermons from some of the special and civic services - including Holy Week and Easter and Carol services - which take place at the Cathedral

Ash Wednesday - Choral Lunchtime Eucharist

In today’s gospel reading, Jesus gives a clear warning to his first hearers and to us today about the dangers of drawing attention to ourselves and parading our piety in front of others. He goes on to say that charitable giving, prayer and fasting are things between us and God and we shouldn’t make them known to everyone.

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Memorial Service for The Very Revd David Edwards

As all of you will probably know, one of the many joys of Southwark Cathedral is that it’s the final resting place of an iconic Anglican, one of the greatest and most influential scholars of that time when the true nature of the Church of England, of Anglicanism was being formed. Lancelot Andrewes, Bishop Andrewes, lies here alongside the High Altar in his rather splendidly decorated tomb – or at least we hope that he lies there because he’s been moved around the building on a number of occasions.

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