Sermon: Psalm 19

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Preached by Christopher Waterhouse on Sunday, March 7th, 2021

A part of the series.

The heaven’s declare the glory of God, but are we listening to either creation or God’s word?

You can watch the sermon here.

You can watch the whole service here

Performance: Bach’s St John Passion with Hobart Orpheus Choir

Sunday, March 28th, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

The Hobart Orpheus Choir and Orchestra presents a Sunday afternoon concert of St John Passion by J.S. Bach at the glorious St David’s Cathedral. Sung in English.

Conductor – Susan Reppion-Brooke
Soprano – Joanna Brooke
Alto – Jenny Duck-Chong
Evangelist – Richard Humphrey, Dean of Hobart
Continuo – Ivan James & Elizabeth Rockliff

General Admission Tickets Р$25 +booking fee (click here to book online) 
On Sunday 28 March 2021 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Service: Choral Evensong – Sunday 28th February 5:30pm

Sunday, February 28th, 2021 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Our monthly service of Choral Evensong returns to the Cathedral this coming Sunday 28th February at 5:30pm.

This service of Evensong will be led by the Dean of Hobart, the Very Rev’d Richard Humphrey.

The Choir of St David’s is conducted by Thomas Rimes.

  • Introit: Farrant, Lord, for thy tender mercies’ sake
  • Canticles: Stanford in B flat
  • Anthem: Purcell, Remember, not Lord, our offences¬†

All are welcome to attend and there is no need to book in advance. If you would like to know more about joining the choir or supporting the ongoing music ministry of the Cathedral, please contact us at or call (03) 6234 4900.

Cymanfa Ganu for St. David’s Day February 28, 2.30pm

Sunday, February 28th, 2021 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

The day before St. David’s Day a Hymnfest of Welsh proportions.

March 1st is St David’s Day, the Welsh National Day.¬† We, in conjunction with the Welsh Society, are marking the day, carrying on the tradition from last year of holding a hymnfest using as many great Welsh hymns as we can manage.

Light refreshments to follow.


Alpha: Alpha in 2021

From Wednesday, February 24th, 2021 at 7:00 pm until Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 at 9:00 pm

Join us to explore life and the Christian faith in a friendly, informal environment. Our new Alpha course begins on Wednesday 24th February 2021.

To find out more or to register, please contact Clif McDonnell –

  • Who is Jesus?
  • Is there more to life than this?
  • Is there hope for the future?

Sermon: Jesus Unfiltered Mark 9

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Preached by Richard Humphrey on Sunday, February 14th, 2021

This week many have seen someone get caught out by a filter.

But do we filter Jesus, do we see him truly and listen to him carefully?

You can watch the unfiltered video here.

You can watch the whole service here including the baptism of 3 children.




Service: Ash Wednesday 7.30pm Feb 17, 2021

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

All welcome to join us for our Ash Wednesday service of imposition of Ashes and Choral Eucharist as we start Lent.

Remember you are dust,
and to dust you shall return.
Turn away from sin,
and be faithful to Christ.

Sermon: Seeds of Hope (Blooming Church 2021)

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Preached by Richard Humphrey on Sunday, February 7th, 2021

How are we to let seeds of hope bloom in our life?

A reflection on flowers, creativity, human value and hope.

You can watch a video of the sermon here.

You can see the whole service here.