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Holy Week & Easter 2017

For cathedral parking passes click here Bacon for Holy Week The Cathedral welcomes a special guest: The Reverend Ed Bacon – a priest of the Episcopal Church (US Anglican) and a voice on issues of faith and justice for all. Until his retirement in May 2016 Bacon was rector of All Saints Church in Pasadena, California […]

Reflection by Andrew Stephens-Rennie

This week the City of Vancouver’s staff and council showed confidence in the good work of Christ Church Cathedral by voting to contribute $50,000 towards the ongoing development of the Maundy Café.
The Maundy Café is one of the Cathedral’s cornerstone ministries – one that has seen growth, evolution and change over its twenty years of existence. Starting with home-made sandwiches served out of a window in the lobby, this ministry has grown to offer sandwiches and coffee three days a week, with sit-down lunch service on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Reflection by The Rev. Alisdair Smith

Last weekend’s snow presented a number of problems. One in particular was that it forced the postponement of the Finding God in Art forum. And as is often the way of these things we were very fortunate that Richard Topping, our guest preacher, stepped up to lead a discussion about art and religion for about 20 of us who made it through the snow.

Annual General Vestry Meeting

This is your invitation to participate in the Cathedral’s Annual General (Vestry) Meeting on Sunday February 26, 2017 following the 10:30am Eucharist, commencing on or about 12:45pm. A light lunch will be served in the Parish Hall prior to the meeting.