July2019


Music Monthly – August 2019



Music Monthly – August 2019

4 August – Eighth Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Addington Service – Shephard Psalm 107:1-9, 43 Ave verum corpus – Elgar 7, 116, 375, 497, 576 Extemporisation – Gonder Organist: Thomas Gonder 11 August – Ninth Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BCP) Missa l’hora passa – Viadana Psalm 50:1-8, 23-24 Lead me, […]

Music Monthly – July 2019



Music Monthly – July 2019

7 July 2019 – Fourth Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) O come, ye servants of the Lord – Tye Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 30 Christ hath a garden – Drinkell 5, 586, 345, 385, 598 Toccata – Dubois 14 July 2019 – Fifth Sunday after Pentecost 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BCP) Give almes […]

Statements to General Synod 2019



Statements to General Synod 2019

Deliberations of the proposed changes to Canon XXI on marriage were spirited and difficult. Being a change in worship, doctrine or procedure, a two-thirds majority in the three “houses” of Synod at two consecutive Synods is required. The question, when called, was carried in both the House of the Laity and the House of the […]

Congratulations Anique!



Congratulations Anique!

We are very proud to announce that our scholarship student, Anique Hernandez, has graduated from high school in Belize. Congratulations Anique! Graduation benediction prayer May God’s blessing follow you as you find new journeys to travel. May you walk safely along the pathways of your dreams. May his gentle hand guide the decisions you will […]

Giving Policy at Christ Church Cathedral



Giving Policy at Christ Church Cathedral

Perhaps the first question that will be asked: “Why does Christ Church Cathedral need a giving policy?” Every organization with the privledge of being considered a registered charity needs a giving policy. The Canadian Revenue Agency grants charitable status to organizations that meet very strict requirements. Churches, at least at the moment, are among them. […]

Why we do what we do – the Anglican Communion



Why we do what we do – the Anglican Communion

What is the Anglican Communion? The Anglican Communion is one of the world’s largest Christian communities. It has tens of millions of members in more than 165 countries around the globe. Anglicanism is one of the traditions or expressions of Christian faith. Others include Roman Catholicism, Eastern Orthodox, Lutheran and Baptist. The Communion is organised […]

General Synod meets in July 2019



General Synod meets in July 2019

Did you know that beyond the highly visible issues being considered at General Synod this year are many more less visible but significant ones? Some of these are the resulting reports from the enormous body of work done over several years in many areas of church life. Response to the “Iona Report” is progress towards […]

The problem with plastic



The problem with plastic

The General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada in 2019 will consider a motion to encourage Anglicans across the country to both curtail purchase of and, reduce reliance on, single use plastics. The proposed motion includes developing resources to assist local efforts to those ends. Plastic products are produced from oil, a non-renewable resource. […]