St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
Welcome on the website of the Saint Michael and Saint Gudula Cathedral in Brussels.
On this website you will find all information about religious celebrations organised at the cathedral, events taking place at the cathedral and about the life of the Christian community who worships here. Mass times and a list of services available are also included in the site. The cathedral also has a vibrant cultural life. Festive masses, exhibitions and concerts take place regularly and are organised by ‘Culture & Tourisme’.
The Cathedral also is a remarkable archeological site. Its origins can be traced back to the 10th century. The website gives you plenty of information about the rich history of the building, with its architectural history covering 10 centuries. Volunteers are there to welcome you and will help you to organise guided tours. Within its walls, the cathedral has seen important historical events, which are listed in the historical survey.
We hope the visit of this website will prompt you to come and participate to one of our services or cultural events!
If you need some additional information, you may send a mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address of the Cathedral : Parvis sainte-Gudule – 1000 Bruxelles – Belgium
- Dean Benoît Lobet
- Marie-Hélène Brion
- President : Mr Frédéric Veldekens
- Secretary : Mr Philippe Marchandise
- Finances : Countess Claude d’Aspremont Lynden
- Délégué Général/Algemeen afgevaardigde : Mr Yvan Cardon de Lichtbuer
Views you won't see from the ground floor .
Enter into Lent with Mgr Jean Kockerols. Imposition of ashes on the esplanade at 12:00 noon. Continuous reading of the Gospel in French, Dutch, English, Spanish, Italian.
The details of the stained glas like you have not seen them before! Just as if you were in front of every detail .
There will unfortunately be no Masses and no adoration at the cathedral until further notice. However the Cathedral is open every day from 8 :00 hrs until 18 :00 hrs and everyone is welcome for private prayer and personal worship. We should not underestimate or play...
Listen or listen again to this splendid concert of 14 July in our cathedral 20 years Grenzing
There will unfortunately be no Masses at the cathedral until further notice. It has been impossible to define appropriate selection criteria for limiting participation in our religious services to 15 people. However, everyone is welcome for private prayer in front of...
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