Faith & Worship

Sermons & Lectures

A selection of sermons and addresses delivered in Bristol Cathedral. Please note, the content of each sermon remains the intellectual property of the author.

Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity - Evensong

On her first Evensong at the Cathedral the Dean preaches on Proverbs.

Sermon preached at Evensong on Sunday 4 October 2020, by the Very Revd Dr Mandy Ford.

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Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity

On her first Eucharist at the Cathedral the Dean preaches on Paul's letter to the Philippians.

Sermon preached at the Eucharist on Sunday 4 October 2020, by the Very Revd Dr Mandy Ford.

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The Installation of Mandy Ford as Dean of Bristol

At her Installation as Dean of Bristol, the Very Revd Dr Mandy Ford preaches her inaugural sermon in Bristol Cathedral.

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Third Sunday of Lent

The Cathedral Chaplain considers where we look for the living water in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Ash Wednesday 2020

On Ash Wednesday, Canon Nicola preaches on climate change and the imperative to accept forgiveness and move on from our past mistakes.

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Second Sunday before Lent

On the Second Sunday before Lent, Canon Nicola preaches on Genesis and liberal-catholic worship.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 16 February 2020

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Michael and All Angels

At his final service as Dean of Bristol, the Very Revd Dr David Hoyle preaches on angels, and on endings.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 29 September 2019.

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Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity

The Cathedral Chaplain considers matters around Brexit in the context of Jesus’ parables of the lost.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 15 September 2019.

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Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on Trinity 12, on Jeremiah, in the Potter's House.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 8 September 2019.

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Tenth Sunday after Trinity

On Trinity 10, The Revd Jerry Gilpin preaches on Jeremiah, 'I do not know how to speak'.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 25 August 2019.

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