This is the Cathedral Parish of the Diocese of Pretoria, situated in the City of Pretoria, Gauteng Province, South Africa.
St. Alban’s Cathedral in the Anglican Diocese of Pretoria is embarking on a project to refurbish its organ. Qualified service providers are invited to download the tender documents, complete them as per the instructions, and return the completed documents before 12H00 on 19 September 2016. No late submissions will be accepted
The order of documentation is as follows (Please click on the name to open the document):
(1) Invitation to Organ Builders
(2) St Albans Organ Tender Process
(3) Scope of Work St Albans Cahtedral
Please Pastoral Letter to read the full pastoral letter.
REVD DR KENNETH MASHISHI – NEW DEAN OF PRETORIA
The Parish Council is delighted to announce that the Bishop has appointed the Revd Dr Kenneth Mashishi as new Dean of the Diocese of Pretoria and Rector of the Cathedral Parish. He starts at the Cathedral on 1 January 2017. He is currently the Chief Chaplain of the South African Military Health Services. Please keep him and his family in your prayers.
DEDICATION ENVELOPES – 2017
Parishioners are kindly reminded that those who have not yet returned their pledge forms for 2017, must do so immediately. The information is needed to complete the 2017 budget process and to update the parish register. A word of appreciation to those who have already returned their forms.
FUND RAISING DINNER 29 OCTOBER 2016
A fundraising dinner is scheduled for Saturday 29th October 2016.
The evening is not only to raise funds but also to fellowship, celebrate the blessings and “party”.
Besides indulging in some delicious dishes, you can also enjoy some “live entertainment”.
Time: 18:00 for 18:30, Venue: St Alban’s Cathedral Hall, Price: R100.00 per adult, R50 per youth/child, Dress: Smart casual or traditional. All funds from this event will be allocated towards the Stations of the Cross project. Tickets are available. Please contact Carmen Amurjeeth 0825975711 for more information or if can offer some assistance.
AWF REVIVAL SESSION AND RETREAT/QUIET DAY
The AWF Revival session and Retreat/Quiet Day are scheduled as follows: Date: 05 November 2016, Time: 10h00 – 13h00, Venue: St Albans Cathedral
AWF PINNING OF NEW MEMBERS
The pinning of new AWF members will take place on Sunday 6 November during the 09h30 service.
ADVANCE NOTICE CHOIR MEMBERS AND PARISHIONERS - 12 NOVEMBER 2016
All Day Choir practice from 10h00 to13h00 – and the same afternoon from 15h00-17h00, all parishioners are welcome to join the St Albans Cathedral Choir for entertainment.
MARY MAGDALENE NOTICE
Mary Magdalene Guild is having a High Tea Event, Saturday 12 November 2016 at the Cathedrals Courtyard, Tickets will cost R150 p/p. A 3 course meal will be served and there will be awesome guest speakers from the Business Sector, Prayer Women, Fitness and Health. Dress code is Elegant Vintage (may the best dressed guest win). Expect an exciting day filled with Fun and Inspiration. Please contact Lebo Nyakale for more information or call 0810392349.
MOTHER’S UNION – ADVANCE NOTICE
The Mothers Union AGM will be held on 19 November 2016. The purpose of the AGM is the election of the MU Office Bearers
Please reserve Sunday 27 November during the 09h30 service for participation in the Annual Thanksgiving.
FLOWERS IN CHURCH
At the last meeting of the Parish Church Council meeting it was suggested that members of the Cathedral be given the opportunity to consider the sponsoring of the floral arrangements when they want to do a thanksgiving or a memorial. Should you be interested please fill in your details on the roster at the back of the Cathedral, or call the parish office for more information. The intention is to carry a brief note of acknowledgement (“flowers in lieu of”) in the pew leaflet on occasions when flowers are sponsored.
A reminder to the congregation that the Compassionate Committee is keen to come alongside members who are living through challenging times. If you are in bereavement, or affected by serious illness, or in need of prayer support for whatever reason, the Compassionate Committee members would love to embrace you with their presence and support. Call the parish office of Ms Sangoni (see back of Pew leaflet for phone numbers) for more information.
If you wish to liosten to the audio recording of the sermons in the Cathedral, please visit the Sermon section under Gallery to listen. Click here to be automatically directed.
BOOKS FOR SALE
Anglican Prayer Book – R180.00
Hymn Ancient and Modern Revised – R320.00
Where do we look for Jesus: LL Ngewu – R100.00
Lectionaries - R20.00
The Cathedral is now in possession of a Speedpoint machine which enable members of the congregation to make donations, pay pledges, or contribute to the collections by using debit or credit cards. Members who want to make use of this facility should approach the churchwarden on duty before or after worship.