Ordained and consecrated the 9th Bishop of the Diocese of New Westminster, March 1st, 2014, Bishop Skelton is the first woman, the first American and the first priest who had another career outside the church prior to ordination to be consecrated Bishop of the Diocese of New Westminster.
Since 1994 I have served at the Cathedral. From 1984 – 1994 I lived and worked in Toronto, first on staff with the Diocese of Toronto, then as a Program Director on the national staff of the Anglican Church of Canada.
Bishop Melissa Skelton is pleased to appoint the Reverend Helen Dunn as Vicar (Assistant to the Dean and Rector) of Christ Church Cathedral Vancouver BC. She will begin her new ministry on September 1, 2017. Helen most recently served as Assistant to the Dean at the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer in Calgary Alberta, a […]
Marnie is the Assistant to the Rector for Evangelism and Christian Formation and is the priest for St. Brigids.
Originally from Manitoba, I came to Vancouver in 1985. Beginning from Anglican roots my faith journey has included experience of Anabaptist tradition and Pentecostal expression, ultimately leading me home to the Anglican Church. I previously worked for the Vancouver Public Library and in music, and continue to practice Gypsy Jazz guitar.