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  • Thy Kingdom Come – 30 May – 09 June

    Thy Kingdom Come – 30 May – 09 June

    This something we can do "together!" At Christ Church Cathedral, there are several opportunities to become involved. A Guide to 10 Days of Prayer is available to help you focus. Join in by: 1. Coming to worship on the evening of the Ascension of the Lord, Thursday, 30 May at 7:30 p.m. as we celebrate […]      Read More »
  • Thy Kingdom Come – a guide for 10 days of prayer

    Thy Kingdom Come – a guide for 10 days of prayer

    PRAYING FOR "YOUR 5" DURING THY KINGDOM COME Thy Kingdom Come encourages every Christian to pray for 5 individuals so that they would know God's love for them in Christ ASCENSION DAY Jesus Pray for your 5 friends to encounter Jesus in all his grace, challenge and love, that they might say with St. Paul, […]      Read More »
  • The ministry of deacon: servant ministry of the whole church

    The ministry of deacon: servant ministry of the whole church

    The Anglican Church officially recognizes three orders of ministry: bishop, priest and deacon. These “ordered” ministries each have their own function and character. Bishops are called to be the “overseer” in the diocese. Priests are called to “sacramental, preaching and teaching” ministries. Deacons are called to personify the servant church in the secular world. Perhaps […]      Read More »
  • It starts with a warm-up

    It starts with a warm-up

    “Okay everybody. On your feet. Let's do a little warm-up, shall we?” And with that, 45 self-professed I-can't-sing singers rise to their feet to follow Christ Church Cathedral's director of music, David Drinkell, as he has them shake out their hands, relax their necks, suck in their guts, and lower their shoulders. Then comes the […]      Read More »
  • Bishop and Chapter News – May 2019

    Bishop and Chapter News – May 2019

    Bishop and Chapter met on Monday, 13 May 2019 with eleven of a usual twelve members present. Minutes of the 18 March meeting were adopted. The Chapter read the Gospel for the coming Sunday (Easter 5 - John 13:31–35) and briefly discussed the mystery and miracle of resurrection. Business Arising •  Committee work plans - […]      Read More »
  • 2019 Conference of North American Deans

    2019 Conference of North American Deans

    North American Cathedral Deans met in St. Petersburg, Florida 03-05 May 2019. Kelley and I were privileged to be present  and are thankful for the support to the Dean of Fredericton to attend. Most attendees stayed at a downtown hotel a couple of blocks from the Cathedral Church of St. Peter, the Cathedral of the […]      Read More »
  • The Sacrament of Holy Unction

    The Sacrament of Holy Unction

    Holy Unction There are seven Sacraments recognized in the Anglican Church. Two are referred to as “Gospel” or “Greater” sacraments, the other five, of which Unction is one, as “Lesser” sacraments. All operate according to the Book of Common Prayer definition: “a sacrament is an outward and visible sign of an inward and spiritual grace.” […]      Read More »
  • Episcopal Church of Roatan (Nelson and Kara Ministry) April 2019 Update

    Episcopal Church of Roatan (Nelson and Kara Ministry) April 2019 Update

    Please continue to pray for: Continued and stable financial support for the next three years as we continue to serve the Lord on Roatán, Honduras. The ongoing construction in Coxen Hole. Pray for the remaining installation stages: Cement concrete for the floor and ceramic tiles. Our congregations: St. Peter by the Sea in Brick Bay, […]      Read More »
  • Music Monthly – May 2019

    Music Monthly – May 2019

    5 May - Third Sunday of Easter 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Let us worship and fall down - Willan Missa Secunda - Hassler Psalm 30 Exsultate justi - Viadana 217, 432, 337, 61, 438 Dance Suite (1st movement) - Ridout 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Smith Responses Psalms 114 and 115 Sumsion in G Blessed be […]      Read More »
  • 2019 Easter Pastoral Letter

    2019 Easter Pastoral Letter

                View or download the PDF HERE Lent 2019 Dear Friends in Christ, Each year I add to the number describing the time since my birth, and it seems increasingly also the pronounced sincerity of my sigh of relief and prayers of thanksgiving that the long wait of winter is […]      Read More »
  • Why we do what we do – Translating the Bible

    Why we do what we do – Translating the Bible

    The Holy Bible is a compilation of various writings over many centuries, eventually agreed upon by the historical Christian Church to be included in the “canon of scripture.” The books included have been carefully curated and believed to be the holy word of God. WikipediA states that, as of October 2017, the full Bible has […]      Read More »
  • Update from Belize  scholarship student, Anique Hernandez

    Update from Belize scholarship student, Anique Hernandez

    Glad to hear all is well with you. I’m doing very well thank you for asking. I’m happy you wrote to me so I can tell you that yes, I am enjoying my final year at Sacred Heart. It has been a wonderful and adventurous experience. I’m sad to see it come to an end, […]      Read More »
  • Update from Belize high school scholarship student, Jocelyn Herrera

    Update from Belize high school scholarship student, Jocelyn Herrera

    So far I am doing good here and I hope that you all are doing great in New Brunswick. This second year at Eden is excellent. I am enjoying it more than the first. I am working really hard to achieve a grade of A in all five core subjects so that I don’t have […]      Read More »
  • Update from Belize high school scholarship student, Jenniah Tillett (Grade 9)

    Update from Belize high school scholarship student, Jenniah Tillett (Grade 9)

    My name is Jenniah Tillett. I am 14 years old and I am in the class of 1Toucan at Eden High School. At Eden I met up with a lot of friends. I have more than I could ever ask for. Even in my village I have made new friend and I feel so blessed […]      Read More »
  • Music Monthly – April 2019

    Music Monthly – April 2019

    Sunday 7 April 2019 - Fifth Sunday in Lent 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) O come, ye servants of the Lord - Tye Mass of St. Denis - Cabena Psalm 126 Tantum ergo sacramentum - Séverac 2, 345, 621, 569, 377 Toccata Deo gratias - R.K. Biggs 4.00: Evensong for the Guild of St. Joseph (BCP) […]      Read More »