A new series of lunchtime lectures aimed at ‘Introducing Christ Church’ gets underway in March. The Cathedral Library and Archives Committee has arranged the series of illustrated talks in Christ Church Cathedral each Tuesday in March. Each session will feature a different speaker and the lectures get underway at 1.05 pm. They will last about half an hour and will be followed by a short break for tea and coffee and discussion concluding at 2.00 pm.
Admission to the lectures is free and the series is supported by the Friends of Christ Church.
Tuesday, 4 March: Canon Kenneth Kearon (Secretary–General of the Anglican Communion), ‘What are cathedrals for?’
Tuesday, 11 March: Ian Keatley (Director of music at Christ Church Cathedral), ‘Music at Christ Church Cathedral’
Tuesday, 18 March: Professor Raymond Gillespie (NUI Maynooth), ‘Christ Church and its history’
Tuesday, 25 March, Canon Roy Byrne, ‘The silver of Christ Church’