Cathedral

cathedral002Welcome to the Cathedral Church of Saint Deiniol, Bangor. The Cathedral is open for visitors Monday to Friday 9am-4.30pm and Saturdays 10.30am – 1pm.

 

Services

Sundays

8:30am Eucharist

9:30am Cymun Bendigaid

11:00am Choral Eucharist

12:30pm Epic in the Diocesan Centre

3:15pm Choral Evensong

Weekdays – No Service on Saturdays

Daily: 10:30am Holy Eucharist

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am Morning Prayer (but not during the month of August)

Tuesday & Thursday: 5:30pm Choral Evensong (not during summer school holidays unless there is a visiting choir)

 

19th Century Restoration

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During the nineteenth century the population of Bangor increased rapidly, and several attempts were

History

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About the year 530AD a man of noble birth named Deiniol settled on this

The Bangor Pontifical

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Bangor Cathedral can boast of a rich and varied library. Its greatest treasure is

The Choir

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Visiting the Cathedral in the mid fourteenth century, the poet Dafydd ap Gwilym observed:

The Organ

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The first reference we have of an organ in the Cathedral comes in the