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'For over 750 years, pilgrims have come to Salisbury to seek inspiration in the glory and peace of the building and surrounding Cathedral Close. Whether you come to worship, to marvel at or climb up to Britain's tallest spire, to be awed by the beauty and scale of the Cathedral interior or to study the original Magna Carta in our Chapter House, we welcome you.'

June Osborne, Dean

Salisbury Cathedral is a truly remarkable building, a testimony to the faith and practical skills of the medieval craftsmen who built it but it is much more than a historical monument. It is a living church and a place of prayer. As the Cathedral Church of the Salisbury diocese it is Mother Church of several hundred parishes in Wiltshire and Dorset. It is also a centre of pilgrimage for hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.

 

 

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Modern stained glass of Salisbury Cathedrals spire
A Sermon preached by The Very Reverend June Osborne DL, Dean of Salisbury I Timothy 2 v 1-7;...More
Salisbury Cathedral from Harnham
A sermon preached in Salisbury Cathedral on Sunday 25 September 2016 by Canon Edward Probert,...More