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Christingle Family Workshop

Christingle Family Workshop

Join the Reverend Dr Emma Pennington, Canon Missioner, in a workshop where children will create their own Christingles to take to the Cathedral Christingle Service afterwards at 15.00.

Christingle is a joyful celebration that brings families and communities together to share the light of Jesus and spread a message of hope. Each element of a Christingle has a special meaning and helps to tell the Christian story:

  • The orange represents the world
  • The red ribbon symbolises the love and blood of Christ
  • The sweets and dried fruit represent all of God’s creations
  • The lit candle represents Jesus’s light in the world, bringing hope to people living in darkness.

All children must be accompanied at all times.

This is a FREE event but BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL and donations to the Children’s Society are welcomed.

Book tickets via Eventbrite.

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