The Stones Cry Out Sept 23

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The story of the Palestinian Christians
A film by Yasmine Perni

7pm Sunday 23rd September 2018
Bishop Hay Centre,

St David’s Cathedral,
121 Macquarie St Hobart

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An event in support of Gaza Children’s Cinema https://gazachildrencinema.org

Admission is free, please book your seat: https://www.trybooking.com/YIBP

Christianity was born in Palestine over 2,000 years ago yet many are unaware that Christians still live in the Holy Land, maintaining the ancient traditions at the heart of their faith in increasingly difficult times. For the past 70 years, Palestinian Christians have suffered displacement, expulsion, wars, occupation and oppression. Their voices are often drowned out in the turmoil of events. This is their story, in their voices, from the Nakba of 1948 until today.

Samya Jabbour is a Palestinian Christian woman born in Western Australia; she lived for several years in Hobart.
Ayman Qwaider is the co-founder of Gaza Children’s Cinema, a Palestinian initiative bringing cinema to the children of Gaza.
Film director, Yasmine Perni, is donating funds for the sale of DVDs of The Stones Cry Out to Gaza Children’s Cinema.

Concert: TSO Brass in St David’s Cathedral Sept 22

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Like alchemy, the rich sounds of the TSO Brass and the spacious surrounds of St David’s Cathedral combine to deliver a concert experience of rare and resonant beauty. From honeyed horns to brilliant trumpets, ceremonial trombones to deep-toned tuba, the TSO Brass present a world of instrumental colours, each one distinct yet perfectly blended when combined as an ensemble.

Tickets and information here

Service: Battle of Britain Service September 15

Saturday, September 15th, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

On the 78th anniversary of
the decisive conflict of
The Battle of Britain

A service of National Commemoration
for all who have fought and served in
The Royal Australian Air Force
and Allied and other Air Forces.

Bishop of the Defense Force, Ian Lambert, will be the speaker.

Music by the Air Force Band.

 

The Life of Jesus

From Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 until Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Historical Documentary by John Dickson

Where? Bishop Hay Centre 121 Macquarie St
When? Wednesdays 1st Aug – 5th Sept.
Time? 1pm for Lunch or 7.30pm for Supper.

“What really happened back in the first century, in Jerusalem and around the lake of Galilee, that changed the shape of world history?”
Shot on location in Israel John introduces us to what we know of Jesus’ birth, his teachings, deeds, and his crucifixion and reported resurrection from the dead.

Contact: ruth.hanlon@saintdavids.org.au

Service: Sunday @ 4 September 2

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Our monthly all age informal worship followed by food!

In 121 (building behind Cathedral).

Young family friendly.

All Welcome!

Service: Choral Evensong August 26

Sunday, August 26th, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Come and join in the beauty of Evensong as we gather in worship and around God’s word and sing his praises.

Concert: Sing Australia Concert

Saturday, August 25th, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Stunning Venue

Beautiful Songs

Wonderful Singers

$10 with proceeds going to the Cathedral.

No booking required.

Service: Sunday @ 4 August 5

Sunday, August 5th, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Special movie session with popcorn! Max Lucado’s “You are Special”

Our monthly all age informal worship followed by food!

In 121 (building behind Cathedral).

Young family friendly.

All Welcome!

Concert: “Great Scott” Shore Preparatory School Choir

Saturday, August 4th, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 6:30 pm

A multi-media musical performance by the boy’s choir of The Shore School, Sydney. Directed by David Jensen,based on the story of explorer Sir Robert Scott’s ill-fated Antarctic expedition to the South Pole.
The 41-strong choir will perform at St David’s Cathedral, Hobart at 2pm and 6:30pm on Saturday 4 August. Free entry. Part or Australian Antarctic Festival

‘Great Scott’ has been performed a number of times over the years. Its most notable performances were in 1998 in the Great Hall of Parliament House in Canberra and in Plymouth Cathedral UK in 2012 to commemorate the centenary of Scott’s death.
Co writer David Burke approached Davd Jensen, then at the Kings School, Parammatta, to compose the piece.  Frank Debenham, an old boy of The King’s School and famous scientist from Cambridge University, had accompanied Scott to Antarctica and was a member of the search party that had discovered and buried the bodies.
‘Onward Christian Soldiers’ was Scott’s favourite hymn and was sung at the burial service conducted on the Ross Ice Shelf in 1912. and the hymn reoccurs throughout and ties the piece together.

In  writing ‘Great Scott’ there was determination that the piece should be an uplifting experience despite the failures of the expedition. Scott and his companions displayed enormous courage during their ordeal and thes qualities are shown in the songs.

Bravery, courage ,valour and sacrifice can be in short supply and so this piece is a wonderful teaching tool and resource for this generation of school children.

Alpha in the City

From Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 until Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Alpha is an opportunity to explore Life,
Faith &
God
in a friendly, open
and informal environment.

Ground Floor
121 Macquarie St, Hobart

Wednesdays
beginning 2nd May
Lunchtime 12.30pm (lunch provided)
Evening 7.30pm (dessert and coffee)

Contact: Ruth Hanlon  62344900
ruth.hanlon@saintdavids.org.au