Term Card

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The term card is the Cathedral’s core calendar, with dates of upcoming services, events, sermon & teaching series and other congregational activities taking place. All are welcome to join our many public services and events. Hard copies of the term card are available from the Cathedral.  

All information contained in this term card is correct at the time of publication. Because of the ongoing pandemic, we are still maintaining a reduced weekday service schedule, and changes to the program may be necessary as dictated by any Covid measures. We therefore encourage you to check the Cathedral’s website or contact the Cathedral Office closer to the event for any updates or changes.

Term: Epiphany, Lent & Easter 2022

Term at a Glance

  • 23 Jan Dedication Festival
  • 25 Jan Weekday Choral Services resume
  • 26 Jan Australia Day/Aboriginal Sovereignty Day
  • 20 Jan Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Candlemas)
  • 31 Jan Choral Morning Prayer for the Opening of the Legal Year
  • 5 Feb Diocesan Ordination of Deacons
  • 6 Feb Choral Evensong to mark The Queen’s Platinum Anniversary
  • 11 Feb State Memorial Service for the late the Hon. Andrew Peacock
  • 14 Feb English Conversation Corner Resumes
  • 27 Feb Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu
  • 2 Mar Ash Wednesday
  • 6 Mar First Sunday in Lent & commencement of Discipleship Series
  • 27 Mar Mothers’ Union Lady Day Service
  • 10 Apr Palm Sunday
  • 12 Apr Chrism Eucharist
  • 14 Apr Maundy Thursday
  • 15 Apr Good Friday
  • 17 Apr Easter Day
  • 18 Apr Easter Monday Public Holiday

Term in Detail

January 2022
Sunday 23 January
Dedication Festival — The Conversion of St Paul
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: The Precentor

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Archdeacon McInnes
Wednesday 26 JanuaryAustralia Day/Aboriginal Sovereignty Day Public Holiday
Cathedral closed
Sunday 30 January
The Presentation of Our Lord — Candlemas
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist with Commissioning of the Revd Dr Garry Deverell as Hon. Cathedral Priest
Preacher: Dr Deverell

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: The Dean
Monday 31 January9.30am Choral Morning Prayer for the Opening of the Legal Year
Preacher: The Very Revd Dr Kevin Lenahan, Master, Catholic Theological College

February 2022
Tuesday 1 February5.10pm Choral Chapter Eucharist
Preacher: The Dean
Wednesday 2 February1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Natan Fiedorowicz (piano)
Saturday 5 February10.30am Diocesan Ordination of Deacons
Preacher: The Revd Dr Brian Rosner, Principal Ridley Melbourne
Sunday 6 February
The Fifth Sunday after Epiphany — Lunar New Year
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Bilingual Mandarin 華語崇拜 / English Sung Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Vun

11.30am Congregational Consultation

4pm Choral Evensong — Platinum Anniversary of the Accession of Her Majesty the Queen in the presence of Her Excellency the Governor
Preacher: The Dean
Wednesday 6 February1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Michelle Cook (soprano)
Friday 11 February11am State Memorial Service for the Hon. Andrew Peacock (by invitation only)
Preacher: The Archbishop
Sunday 13 February
The Sixth Sunday after Epiphany
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Sung Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Carolane

11.30am Bible Study:
The First Epistle of John

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Canon Window
Monday 14 February3-5pm English Conversation Corner resumes

6.30pm Commencement Service Wesley
Grammar
Glen Waverley Campus
Wednesday 16 February1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Brass Quintet – Francis Blakiston

6.30pm Commencement Service Wesley
Grammar
St Kilda Campus
Thursday 17 February7.00pm Induction Service —
Trinity Grammar School Kew
Saturday 19 February10am-1pm First Nations Cultural Awareness Session
led by Canon Loughrey
Sunday 20 February
The Seventh Sunday after Epiphany
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: Archdeacon McInnes

11.30am Bible Study:
The First Epistle of John

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Canon Derrenbacker
Monday 21 February3-5pm English Conversation Corner
Tuesday 22 February5.10pm Valedictory Choral Evensong
Wednesday 23 February1.00pm Lunchtime Concert —
David Xia (piano)
Friday 25 February2pm Cathedral Seniors’ Meeting
Speaker: Dr Hugh Roberton, Legacy
Sunday 27 February
The Eighth Sunday after Epiphany — Sunday next before Lent
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am   Sung Eucharist & Holy Baptism
Preacher: The Revd Dr Garry Deverell

11.30am Bible Study:
The First Epistle of John

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Preacher: Bishop Clarence Bester, Bishop of Wangaratta
Monday 28 February3-5pm English Conversation Corner

March 2022
Wednesday 2 March
Ash Wednesday
12.15pm Holy Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes
Preacher: The Dean

1.30pm Lunchtime Concert —
Sophia Kirsanova (violin)

6pm Choral Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes
Preacher: The Archbishop
Sunday 6 March
The First Sunday in Lent
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

9am Congregational Consultation

10am   Choral Eucharist
Preacher: The Dean

11.30am Discipleship Study —
Proclaim the good news of God in Christ through word and deed (Philippians 1:12-20)

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong attended by Members of the Church Missionary Society (CMS)
Monday 7 March3-5pm English Conversation Corner
Wednesday 9 March1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Elissa Goodrich (vibraphone)
Sunday 13 March
The Second Sunday in Lent
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Sung Eucharist
Preacher: The Precentor

11.30am Discipleship Study:
Life among God’s faithful people (Philippians 1:3-11)

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Archdeacon McInnes
Monday 14 MarchLabour Day Public Holiday —
Cathedral closed

No English Conversation Corner
Wednesday 16 March1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Callum Close (organ)
Friday 18 March2.00pm Seniors Meeting
Speaker: The Revd Dr Peter Carolane, Aboriginal Mission of John Bulmer in Lake Tyabb
Sunday 20 March
The Third Sunday in Lent
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Window

11.30am Discipleship Study —
Serve all people, following the example of Jesus (Philippians 2:5-11)

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Canon Carolane
Monday 21 March3-5pm English Conversation Corner
Wednesday 23 March1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Emma Warburton (contralto) and Rhodri Clarke (piano)
Friday 25 March7.00pm University of Divinity Graduation
Sunday 27 March
The Annunciation of Our Lord to Mary
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Derrenbacker

11.30am Discipleship Study —
Hear the word of God and share in the Eucharist
(Philippians 3:7-11)


1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Eucharist: Mothers’ Union Lady Day Service
Preacher: Bishop Genieve Blackwell
Monday 28 March3-5pm English Conversation Corner
Wednesday 30 March1pm Lunchtime Concert —
Antoni Grzyb (piano)

April 2022
Sunday 3 April
The Fifth Sunday in Lent
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Vun

11.30am Discipleship Study —
Strive for justice and peace in all the earth
(Philippians 4:8-9)

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Canon Window
Monday 4 April3-5pm English Conversation Corner
(Final before Easter recess)
Tuesday 5 April5.10pm Chapter Evensong and Meeting
Wednesday 6 April2.00pm Melbourne Girls’ Grammar School Easter Service
Sunday 10 April
Palm Sunday
8am Holy Communion (BCP)

10am Sung Eucharist with Procession of Palms
Preacher: Canon Carolane

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong
Preacher: Archdeacon McInnes
Tuesday 12 April11.00am Chrism Eucharist and
Renewal of Ministerial Promises
Wednesday 13 April1pm Lunchtime Concert
Thursday 14 April
Maundy Thursday
6pm Choral Eucharist
Preacher: Canon Prof Dorothy Lee FAHA, Frank Woods Distinguished Professor of New Testament, Trinity College
Friday 15 April
Good Friday
9am Liturgy of the Passion
Preacher: The Dean

1.30pm Passion Oratorio: John Stainer (1840-1901), The
Crucifixion

Address: The Precentor
Saturday 16 AprilNo services
Sunday 17 April
Easter Day
6am Vigil and First Eucharist of Easter
Preacher: The Dean

10am Choral Eucharist
Preacher: The Archbishop

1pm Mandarin Eucharist 華語崇拜

4pm Choral Evensong —
Healing God’s Creation I
Preacher: The Precentor
Monday 18 AprilEaster Monday Public Holiday —
Cathedral closed

(English Conversation Corner resumes on 2 May)