The Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Lancaster. More information and pictures on our website: www.lancastercathedral.org.uk
Friday, 22 August 2008
Mary, Queen of Heaven
Today, the octave day of the Assumption, we celebrate the feast of Mary, Queen of Heaven. Mary's queenship is the gift of her Son, as is seen in this image; the picture hangs on the wall outside the Bishop's oratory in Cathedral House.
is the mother church of the Catholic Diocese of Lancaster, which stretches from Preston to the Scottish border. The Cathedral acts as a focal point for the diocese, as well as being home to a vibrant parish community. It also hosts a number of concerts and cultural events throughout the year.