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WEDDINGS AND BAPTISMS

Marriage is an important decision in anyone's life and by getting married at Ely Cathedral you are not only making your commitment to each other public in a magnificent, awe-inspiring building, you are also making marriage vows before Almighty God in a service in which we will pray for God's blessing on your future life together. For enquiries about Marriage at Ely Cathedral and details of the current eligibility criteria and COVID19 restrictions, please contact us at gro/lardehtacyle//sgniddew

Getting married in Ely Cathedral


At Ely Cathedral Baptisms usually take place throughout the year during the main Sunday Eucharist at 10.30am and there may be more than one child (or adult) being baptised at this special service. This is a joyful occasion when the whole church family gathers together to welcome their newest members. It is important that the newly baptised and their families feel part of the Christian community as Baptism is just the beginning of living out the Christian life. Here at Ely Cathedral we try to provide opportunities for you and your child to grow in your faith. There are also opportunities to learn more about the Christian faith as an adult. You may wish to be baptised yourself or you may wish to affirm your own baptismal promises and commit more fully to live the Christian life in a special service of 'Confirmation'. We host a variety of worship here at the Cathedral and there are various ways you can get involved in Cathedral life. Please get in touch if you want to explore anything further and we'd be happy to chat.

There is absolutely no charge for baptism, it is a gift which the cathedral offers freely and lovingly, but some people do like to give a donation to help towards the work and maintenance of this magnificent Cathedral.

To find out more about upcoming dates for Baptism and current COVID-19 restrictions, please contact Canon James Reveley on 01353 660302 or email gro/lardehtacyle//yelever/j

For more general information about Baptism in the Church of England see: churchofenglandchristenings.org/