Summer Activities

SummerJuly and August

are quiet months in Bahrain and many from the Cathedral and Awali Church family are away………..

But each week, to keep the community together, there will be some activity: a meal out, bowling, a movie trip., a DVD in a home, a games evening….


Please see the weekly noticesheet and sign up the list in the Cathedral porch.

  Living Room Dialogue 

in the Deanery

Sunday 14th June 2015

 at 7.30pm

(following 6.15pm Evening Service) 

Shaikha Marwa Al Khalifa      

                 Shaikha Marwa Al Khalifa                 

–an  accomplished Bahraini Artist will be speaking about her work and its inspiration.

September 2015 Events

Jon Lavelle Saturday 5th September 5pm  Jon Lavelle is ordained priest in the Cathedral. Do come and support Jon with your presence and prayers in this next step of his ministry.

Following the service there will be a celebration buffet meal in the Alun Morris Hall to which all are invited, but please sign the list so we know  how many to cater for.

Saturday 19th September 5pm Welcome and Welcome back Barn Dance and world bring- and-share meal inBarn Dance the Alun Morris Hall. Soft drinks will be provided but if you want anything stronger, then please bring your own. Soft drinks will be provided but if you want anything stronger, then please bring your own. An opportunity to invite friends to a fun evening.

Friday 2nd October 7pm (for 7.30pm) Mission to Seafarers Dinner, Dance and Quiz at The British Club. This will be a ticket event (tickets available from the beginning of September) with the aim of raising funds for the work of Mission to Seafarers in Bahrain. Please invite friends and colleagues for a special evening for a great cause.

Mission to Seafarers

Living Room Dialogues

October –December 2015

Sundays at 7.30pm in The Deanery (following the 6.15pm Evening service).           Bring and share food please

Sunday 11th October

NicolaStanna Nicola Smith and Stanna Wieclawska Kyriakou, President and Vice-President of The Freedom Dolls Initiative are visiting us from Cyprus and sharing their experience in addressing human trafficking. As a Church we have been supporting this organization through selling freedom dolls.

Kawthar Lanbari Sunday 15th November

Kawthar Lanbari will be speaking on The Role of Journalistic Translation in International Relations, which is the subject of her PhD thesis for which she is working at the Sorbonne. She is working at the Art Rotana Hotel, but she has been a prominent journalist with the Bahrain News Agency interviewing ambassadors and politicians.

Sunday 13th December 

A bring and share evening not just of food, but of carols, readings, poetry, art that have an Advent and Christmas theme. Bring a contribution7 from your own country perhaps, that will enrich all of our journeys to Christmas.

Bahrain Chamber Orchestra 

Programme to include Grieg’s Holberg suite and some Bartok Romanian Dances.

St Christopher’s Cathedral

Thursday 23rd April 2015


Tickets: BD 5

(Accompanied children free) in advance from the Cathedral Office Tel: 17253866