Newsletter, March 9, 2017

Final notes and thank yous re Nuit blanche – plan for Leonard Cohen evening – Cathedral events: LGBTQ+, PPP, Hungry minds, Young Adult  supper and service March 18 – Little Bee – Amnesty – Sugaring Off invitation from St George’s – LENT : study, Quiet Day, Spiritual exercise, Lent Madness,...

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Newsletter, March 2, 2017

Lent – devotional card available – Lenten book study – Quiet day – diocesan retreat – flowers and music – two pieces of good news – Reminders of lunch n’chat, Hungry Minds, Nuit blanche – Oasis concert “Christus factus est” – George Herbert poem for Lent Dear Friend of the...

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Newsletter, February 16, 2017

Pancake supper – Ash Wednesday – Lent study – Lent Quiet day – Group meetings – visiting choir Friday – Adrian Foster’s lecture/recital – Cesse, cruel amour – AGV and Forum – Nuit blanche – Mental Health conference – phone # pastoral emergencies – Donald Dear Friend of the Cathedral...

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Newsletter, February 9, 2017

Donald, an update – Dennis Drainville – Annual General Vestry – Cathedral Forum – Nuit blanche – Pancake Supper – Lent book study – St Valentine’s Day, spiritual practice and concert by Caterine – Invitation to attend Adrian Foster’s doctoral lecture/recital – prison ministry – restorative practices retreat – notices...

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News from the Cathedral Dec 15, 2016

Dear Friend of the Cathedral, At the request of a busy parishioner here is an executive summary of the contents of the newsletter. List of Christmas services and musical celebrations, call for stewards and bakers, Blue Christmas as a way of coping with uncertainty and fear, Corporation report to Forum,...

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Times of Transition

Times of transition are always a bit disorienting for most of us. We don’t quite know what to expect. They can leave us unsettled and anxious, but also excited. When we are in that liminal phase—“betwixt and between”—we often experience mixed feelings. We have left one kind of identity, but...

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Job opportunity at the Cathedral

The cathedral is looking for a new head verger. This is a full time position with flexible working hours and a salary plus benefits. The general responsibilities are to •             Create, maintain and monitor the interior and exterior environments of the Cathedral and surrounding grounds to be a safe, welcoming...

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Making the World More Beautiful

      Erica Jacobs-Perkins is a member of Christ Church Cathedral.  Having finished her studies at McGill in both English literature and music, she is heading off to Prague and then to Chicago for the next steps in her musical career.  She will be missed! But, before she goes,...

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Le pèlerinage de l’Avent

Lorsque je pense à l’Avent, l’image d’un pèlerinage me vient souvent en tête. Nous marchons vers Bethléem, vers cet enfant-Dieu si longtemps désiré. En cette courte période d’attente et d’espoir—seulement quatre semaines—nous devons nous préparer à l’accueillir, un peu comme de nouveaux parents qui attendent impatiemment l’arrivée de leur nouveau-né....

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