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Founded in 2009, The Gathering is a spiritual and cultural festival that welcomes all to share in a time of discovery, spirituality and fun.

Organised by the Diocese of Canterbury, The Gathering aims to create a meaningful and inspiring experience that all can enjoy; bringing together people and their different perspectives to create new dialogues and experiences.

The Gathering allows visitors to enjoy:

  • high-profile speakers
  • leading theologians
  • wonderful worship
  • entertainment and a host of creative activities

The event takes place in the beautiful surroundings of Canterbury Cathedral and its Precincts, providing the perfect setting for a day of spiritual exploration and reflection.


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