22days

The first theologians struggled with unity and diversity, inclusivity and individuality. There is only one God, and although the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit all share the same substance (ousia) they are three independent persons (hypostases). The theological struggle we have understanding unity and diversity in the mystery...

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Congratulations to our new deacons!

On Pentecost Sunday, May 24th, 2015, Jean-Jacques Goulet, James Duckett, and Josée Lemoine (L to R) were ordained deacons by Bishop Barry in a wonderful, joyful celebration at Christ Church Cathedral. Jean-Jacques will be continuing to work here at the Cathedral, with the new title of assistant curate. James has...

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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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The high price of their faith

*(Greek ‘martus’ meaning both witness and martyr) The young students murdered at Garissa University in Kenya, the 22 Coptic men beheaded on a beach in Libya, and now the 12 people thrown overboard to certain death in the Mediterranean are not only victims of evil, they are Christian martyrs every...

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An “Open Door” at the Cathedral

Robert has attended Open Door meetings every Tuesday evening since meetings started in September 2001 (except for a couple of health-related absences) –   much as many of you, and I, have been at church every Sunday morning for many years. The principal likeness is that for many who attend, Open...

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A New Year Begins

A new year is born. For some, the time has come to commit to resolutions, while for other people this is the beginning of expectations, expectation of a birth, of a fresh start, of a closure, of a change. Again, for others, continuity will prevail. Whatever our state of mind,...

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