St Augustine Week

26 May 2017 - 04 Jun 2017

A festival of activities celebrating Augustine of Canterbury who landed near Ramsgate in 597, and became the first Archbishop of Canterbury.

Talks, activities, tours, coach trip, and more.

Friday 26th
7pm - Mass

Saturday 27th National Pilgrimage Day
11am – Outdoor Procession along Ramsgate’s West Cliff
11.40am – Service of veneration of the Relic
12 noon – Mass
3pm – Guided tour of St Augustine’s
4.30pm – Rosary
4.50pm – St Augustine Chaplet
5pm – Sermon (said) Benediction

Sunday 28th
12noon - Mass
3pm - Choral Workshop
5.30pm - Vespers and Benediction

Monday 29th
11am and 1pm -0 Guided tours of St Augustine’s
2.30pm – Blessing of the Sea
5pm – Renewing Pilgrimage Routes: The Way of St Augustine

Tuesday 30th
The Churches in the Roundel: the Ancinet Churches of the Isle of Thanet

Wednesday 31st
2pm and 3pm – Guided tours of St Augustine’s
7.30pm – The Story So Far : The St Augustine’s Tale

Thursday 1st
12.30-3pm Children’s and Families’ Fun Activity
7pm – Augustine Lecture 2017

Friday 2nd
6.30pm – Book launch: St Augustine of Canterbury by Goscelin
7.30pm – Augustine Concert with reading from Fr Jerome Bertram’s translation

Saturday 3rd
5pm – Grand re-opening of St Augustine’s

Sunday 4th
12noon – Sunday Mass
3pm – St Augustime Cross Walk
3.30pm – Augustine Sermon at St Augustine’s Cross