Skip to main content

Prayer and Discipleship

Pilgrimage Tours

Pilgrimage Tour - Encountering Christ in Ely Cathedral

For centuries Ely Cathedral has been the Mother Church of the Diocese of Ely, a place of pilgrimage for people from all over the world, and a major tourist attraction.

Find out more

Way of Life Breakfast Meetings
Saturdays, 8.45am - 10am
at Powcher’s Hall

Led by Canon Jessica Martin over croissants, orange juice, and excellent coffee. Come to a group which explores scripture, right action and the life of the spirit, talking over the readings for the Sunday Eucharist that weekend, sharing stories, supporting each other, and trying out silent contemplation together. Why not come along? All are welcome, whether occasionally or regularly, and whether you have come before or not.

Dates of forthcoming meetings:
19 November, 7 January, 4 February

Autumn Term Confirmation Groups

Tuesdays: 4, 11, 18 October; 8, 15, 22 November, 4.15 - 5pm
Youth - led by Canon James Reveley

At The Black Hostelry

Thursdays: 6, 13 October; 3, 10, 17, 24 November, 7.30 - 8.45pm
Adult - led by Canon Jessica Martin

At Powchers Hall

Youth and Adult session themes
(using Emmaus resources)
Session 1 - Jesus - his life and ministry
Session 2 - Jesus - his death and resurrection
Session 3 - The Bible
Session 4 - The Holy Spirit & Prayer
Session 5 - Holy Communion
Session 6 - Your Kingdom Come - God’s priorities for the world

Malika Booker's Passiontide Poetry
Malika Booker recently read her poems ‘Nine Nights’ and ‘The Garden of Gethsemane' in events held in conversation with the novelist Francis Spufford.
The poems ponder the events of Holy Week but are located in a modern Caribbean setting. ‘Nine Nights' focuses on the raising of Lazarus and 'The Garden of Gethsemane' reflects on Jesus’ agony in the garden the night of his arrest. Recordings of the poetry and conversation are available below:

A selection of Devotional and Way of Life gifts are available in our online shop