St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels

Holy Masses

Monday 12:30 FR/NL
Tuesday 12:30 FR
Wednesday 12:30 FR/NL
Thursday 12:30 FR
Friday 12:30 FR
Saturday 17:30 FR
Sundays and Holidays 09:30 FR
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11:00 FR/NL
with organ and gregorian chants

Opening hours

Monday -> Friday 8:00-18:00
Saturday 8:00-18:00
Sunday 8:00-18:00

Multicultural crib exhibition and Choir Festival

Multicultural crib exhibition and Choir Festival

The cribs have been designed by various catholic communities from foreign countries established in Belgium.The opening will take place on the first Sunday of Advent, Sunday 3 December at 15:00 hrs, with the participation of the choir Tutti Canti, dir. Dominique...

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Welcome!!

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: kathedraalsecretariaat@gmail.com

Address of the Cathedral : Parvis sainte-Gudule – 1000 Bruxelles – Belgium

PASTORAL CARE
Dean Benoît Lobet
rue du Bois Sauvage 15, B-1000 Bruxelles – Tél. 02/229 24 90 – benoit.lobet@skynet.be

SECRETARY’S OFFICE
Myriam Zanzen
Rue du Bois Sauvage 15, B -1000 Bruxelles – Tel. 02/229 24 90 – kathedraalsecretariaat@gmail.com

GOVERNING BODY
President : Mrs Gaëtane Janssens de Bisthoven
Secretary : Mr Christian Storck
Finances : Mr Vincent Laurencin
Infos: Secretary’s office, rue du Bois sauvage 15 -1000 Bruxelles – Tél. 02/229 24 90

CULTURE ET TOURISME asbl
In charge of cultural activities organised by the cathedral : rue du Bois sauvage 15 -1000 Bruxelles
Contact: arsincathedrali@gmail.com

CHARITY FRIENDS OF THE CATHEDRAL
Délégué Général/Algemeen afgevaardigde : Mr Vincent Mertens de Wilmars

CHURCH AND TOURISM BRUSSELS (Guided Tours)
Rue du Bois sauvage 15 – 1000 Bruxelles
Tél. 02/219 75 30 – etkt@skynet.be
www.churchandtourismbrussels.be

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Virtual 3D visit of the Cathedral

Sainte Gudule - La Force de la Foi

INSTALLATION Mgr LUC TERLINDEN

INSTALLATION Mgr LUC TERLINDEN

Monsignor Luc Terlinden was ordained bishop on Sunday, September 3 in St. Rumbold's Cathedral in Mechelen. He was installed as the new Archbishop of Mechelen-Brussels. Bishop Terlinden was officially welcomed into the cathedral on Tuesday, September 12. He took...

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CARILLON CONCERTS

CARILLON CONCERTS

Programme 2023. From 18 June until 31 December 2023. Carillon concerts on the 49 bells of the Cathedral, from 3 July until 31 December 2023, each time at 14:00 hrs.18 June - Summer: Thierry BOUILLET21 July - Belgian National Day: Jasper DEPRAETERE15 August -...

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Concerts of the Holy Week

Concerts of the Holy Week

Holy Wednesday 05.04.2023 at 8pm « Lamentationes », Joseph-Hector Fiocco (1703-1741) Elisabeth Goethals, soprano, Pierre Sutra, cello, Xavier Deprez, organ. The Lamentations of the prophet Jeremiah, set to music by one of the famous Kapellmeisters of the Cathedral of...

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20 years Grenzing

Listen or listen again to this splendid  concert of 14 July in our  cathedral   20 years Grenzing    

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Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

One of the issues which kept theologians, be they patristic, scholastic or children of the Enlightenment, busy was the matter of just how much Jesus knew.  When his distressed parents found their twelve-year-old son in the Jerusalem temple, after three days of frantic...

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Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jesus demonstrated no fear in talking about God nor in sharing the personal convictions which came from his unshakable faith in the God he called Father.  He expected his disciples to be equally forthright.  On the occasion of the first public appearance of his...

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