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The Cathedral of Saint Andrew exists to proclaim the Glory of God. We do this by seeking, proclaiming and celebrating the True, the Good and the Beautiful. Welcome to our website, and I hope that it will inspire you to visit in person.



Choral Evensong and Institution of the Daughters of the King Chapter

Sunday, July 27, 2014, 5:30 pm
Cathedral of St. Andrew
Choral Evensong sung by the Diocesan Choir
Institution of the Daughters of the King Chapter

John Renke, director
Brian McCarthy, organist

Sunday, July 27, 5:30 pm, Choral Evensong at St. Andrew’s Cathedral will feature music of Irish composer Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) and English composer John Ireland (1879 – 1962). Cathedral Director of Music, John Robert Renke, will lead the Episcopal Diocesan Choir and Brian McCarthy will be the organist in this moving service.  The service will include the institution of the Queen Emma Chapter of the Order of the Daughters of the King, an Anglican lay religious order for women. Evensong has been sung in cathedral churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted.


Noontime Concerts with Emily Haswell, mezzo-soprano

Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:15 pm
St. Andrew’s Cathedral
Emily Haswell, mezzo-soprano

Megumi Kurachi, piano

HaswellSt. Andrew’s Cathedral Noontime Concerts presents mezzo-soprano, Emily Haswell, accompanied by Megumi Kurachi on piano, this Friday, July 25 at 12:15 pm. The program will include art song by Claude Debussy (1862-1918), Aaron Copland (1900-1990), and Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957).

Noontime Concerts features guest artists as well as the Cathedral’s own musicians in performances of chamber and choral music, and organ recitals on the Cathedral’s acclaimed Aeolian-Skinner organ. The half-hour concerts are Fridays at 12.15 pm. You are welcome to bring lunch. Admission and parking are free – although donations are always welcome!


Sunday Spiritual Formation Hour for the Summer

Sundays, 9:20-10:10 am
Von Holt Room

July 20th - August 17th: A four-part DVD series on Dietrich Bonhoeffer, by New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Christian Martyr murdered for plotting to eliminate Adolf Hitler.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Christian Martyr murdered for plotting to eliminate Adolf Hitler.

What can the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer reveal to us today?

  • Why did Bonhoeffer believe the first service we owe to each other is the “ministry of listening”?
  • How did the Sermon on the Mount, Matthew 5-7, change Bonhoeffer’s life?
  • What did Bonhoeffer mean by this question, “Who stands fast”?

Join us for adult formation hour as we explore together the life and works of Dietrich Bonhoeffer

July 20 Session One: What is Church?
July 27 Session Two: Living in Christian Community
August 3 Annual visit by Bishop Fitzpatrick
August 10 Session Three: “Religionless” Christianity
August 17 Session Four: Come and Die


The Reverend Deacon Honey Becker, Missionary from the Diocese of Hawaiʻi and New Missioner for the Anglican Church in Jaffa (The Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem)

Many of you know the Rev. Dcn. Honey Becker – a person of infectious warmth, southern charm, and someone who always carries with her the true Aloha spirit.  She is a vocational Deacon of the Diocese of Hawaiʻi who was raised-up for ordination from the Cathedral congregation.  After her ordination, she was appointed by the Bishop to serve for a time here at the Cathedral….


Victory Garden Certification Course

Learn all you need to know to start and maintain an edible garden at your home or community space! This 4-week intensive course will be covering Planning, Getting Started, Managing Pests, and Harvesting. We will be teaching scientifically proven regenerative methods that go beyond organic and promote a healthy soil food web. Beginners to experienced gardeners welcome! July 6th 1-5pm | PLANNING-site & plant selection,…


Education for Ministry (EfM)

Information Session for 2014/2015 Class

Education for Ministry LogoEDUCATION for MINISTRY, a 4-year adult self-study extension program offered by the School of Theology, University of the South, will continue to be offered at the Cathedral for the 2014/2015 academic year.   Every baptized person is called to ministry – the EDUCATION for MINISTRY (EfM) program provides people with an educational basis to carry out that ministry.   An introductory night will be held on Weds,  June 11; come experience an EfM evening seminar, and meet and talk with this year’s students.  This session will be held in the Von Holt Room at the Cathedral of St. Andrew.   We begin with Evensong at 5:30, then adjourn to the Von Holt room – complete by 8:30.  Bring a brown bag lunch.

An additional information session ( but not a seminar night) will be held later in July – watch for an announcement.

Starting time for next year’s class will late September/early October. For more in-depth information about the program please visit  For questions about forming the 2014/2015 class, please email questions to

Graduates of EfM :  Check the Sewanee website for information on the new EfM Alumni/ae Association


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