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Latest Publications

Annual Vestry booklet 2017

The Annual Vestry Meeting of the Cathedral Parish will take place on Sunday 12 March 2017 in St George's Hall, after the morning Eucharist. There will be only one service that morning, at 08:30. Parishioners are encouraged to read the booklet in advance of the meeting, noting that the Reports contained in it will be taken as read.

Publications of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa

Lent Course for 2017

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has commended this Lent Course and requests that it may be distributed far and wide, "so that we can Reflect, Pray and Act together as ACSA". Download it as a pdf.

Celebrating the Seasons: Themes and Symbols of the Christian year

This book by Dr Andrew-John Bethke, Director of Music at Grahamstown Cathedral, offers "a well researched and clearly presented journey through our liturgical year and observation of seasons and major feasts and symbols" (the Revd Canon Dr Vicentia Kgabe, Rector of the College of the Transfiguration).

Publications of the Grahamstown Cathedral

Weekly Pew Leaflet

The pew bulletin published for the weekly Sunday services is available for download, usually on Fridays

A Guide and Short History

A facsimile reprint of Grahamstown Cathedral: A Guide and Short History by Charles Gould (1924) with updated information and a new introduction by Jeanette Eve.

Rudiments of Grace

Rudiments of Grace is an imprint of the Cathedral of St Michael and St George and is an anthology of poems by Professor Chris Mann; it "is the story of a secret love affair."

Other Publications

Anglicans against Apartheid by Bob Clarke

Anglicans against Apartheid records the witness against apartheid of Anglican Church leaders, and assesses the importance of their contribution to the liberation of South Africa.

It gives an overview of the recurring themes of the church-state conflict during the tenure of eight Archbishops of Cape Town, starting with Francis Phelps in 1936 and ending with Desmond Tutu, whose term as Archbishop of Cape Town concluded in 1996. The focus is mainly on the Archbishops of Cape Town, and some other notable Anglicans.

eBooks for Kindle and other e-Readers

The New Testament of the Open English Bible, Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer and the Holy Eucharist as well as some other books of liturgical interest are available to be downloaded to your kindle or other e-reader

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