Christ Church Cathedral

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Christ Church Cathedral

Location: 4th Ave and Elliott Street, Whitehorse
Office hours: Monday – Friday 9am to 12pm
Contact Information: Office Tel: (867)-668-5530


Christmas & New Year Services

  • Dec 24, Sun, 7pm, Christmas Eve Family Service of Holy Eucharist at the Church of the Northern Apostles, Wann Road & Boxwood Cresc. Porter Creek.
  • Dec 24, Sun, 10:30pm, Christmas Eve Service of Holy Eucharist at Christ Church Cathedral.
  • Dec 25, Mon, 10am, Christmas Day Service of Holy Eucharist at the Cathedral.
  • Dec 31, Sun, 11pm, New Year’s Eve Service of Holy Eucharist. Reception beforehand at 10pm.

Treasurer's Report, Dec 7, 2017
As of the end of November, envelope giving is falling short by more than 30%. Our other revenues seem to be less than $200 from target... Full Report Click Here

Financial Donations to Christ Church Cathedral will be gratefully received and receipted. Please mail donations to Box 31442, Whitehorse, YT, Y1A 6K8 or drop them off at the Cathedral office, Monday to Friday, 9am to noon.

Christmas Newsletter 2017Click Here

Recent Church Bulletin Click Here

Services & Events at the Cathedral and in our Community Click Here

Church Services:

  • Sunday
    • 8:30 am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)
    • 10 am Holy Eucharist - The Book of Alternative Services (with Nursery Room (service piped in) available for use)
    • 7 pm Evensong - The Book of Common Prayer - 5th Sunday of a Month
  • Common Threads Prayer Shawl Ministry Tuesdays at 9:30am to 11:00am. Call Elsa at 393-8005
  • Thursday 12:10 pm (noon): The Book of Alternative Services - Bring a lunch.
  • Prayer Requests
    Tel: (867) 668-5530, or Email:
  • Messy Church: led by Dean Sean Murphy and Bishop Larry Robertson with a team of helpers. It is growing and is now usually attracting between 25 and 40 people. To find out more ... click Here
    Messy Church

    Bible Studies/Other Studies

  • Tuesday Anglican Bible Study: At the home of Archdeacon Sarah Usher at 7:15 pm on Tuesday nights.
  • See Events below ...

    Christ Church Cathedral ACW (Anglican Church Women)
    Meeting is every second Thursday of the month.

    Choir Practice
    Check dates and times in bulletin above and events below:

    Food Bank
    There are baskets by the Baptismal Font for the collection of items for the Food Bank. The collected items are delivered to the Food Bank on a regular basis. What items are needed...

    Ministry Team

    Rector: Very Rev. Dr. Sean Murphy, Dean of Yukon

    Deacon of the Church Elsa Kolm Cheeseman

    Honorary Assistant in Outreach:
    Archbishop Terry Buckle

    Lay Ministers:
    Beverley Whitehouse
    David Robertson
    Gaya Tiedeman

    2017 Vestry

    Chair, The Dean: The Very Reverend Dr. Sean Murphy
    Rector’s Warden: The Rev. Elsa Kolm Cheeseman
    People’s Warden: Georgianna Low
    Treasurer: Anne Coates
    Secretary to Vestry: Ramesh Ferris
    Members at large: Beverley Whitehouse, Dodie Lennie

    Services & Events at the Cathedral and in our Community in 2017

    Upcoming events in recent church bulletin Click Here
    • Dec 9, Sat, 1 pm to 5 pm. Open House with Dean Sean Murphy who is hosting his annual Open House at 303-2145 Second Avenue (Mahs Point) Everyone Welcome.
    • Dec 10, Sun, 7 pm. Lessons and Carols Service at the Cathedral Details to follow.
    • Dec 15, Fri, 2pm, Tea and Hymn Sing in Hellaby Hall – all are welcome.
    • Dec 17, Sun, 3pm – 5pm, Messy Church - an Informal Family Church at Christ Church Cathedral, with message for Children, singing, worship, crafts and supper. All ages welcome.
    • Jan 10th to Mar 21st, 2018, Alpha outreach. The main purpose of Alpha is to help people to faith in Christ, but it also serves to encourage and strengthen believers in faith and witness.
    • Jan-Feb, 2018, one week mission in Belize. Anyone wishing to participate, contact the Synod Office at (867) 667-7746 or

    Anglican Men's Fellowship Breakfast - Whitehorse
    It is a fellowship of men who offer support to one another as we seek to follow our Lord Jesus Christ in daily life and who together reach out in Christian witness and care to others.
    For more information: Poster
    Sean Murpy - 867-332-4137
    Terry Buckle - 867-667-2476

    Braeburn Christian Camp

    Braeburn Lake Christian Camp Association has been serving the Yukon community since the 1960's. We provide a great camp experience for Yukon youth on the shores of beautiful Braeburn Lake. Website

    This year is the Anniversary Celebration and fundraising will be taking place to raise funds toward the building of the Chapel. A 'Send a Kid to Camp' fund will also be launched.

    Messy Church

    Messy Church: is once a month at Christ Church Cathedral 3pm –5 pm
    Messy Church is an informal program with a message for young people, plus the whole family. Singing, prayers, crafts and a supper to finish off, at the Cathedral.
    For more info call: (867) 668-5530 See pictures here

    Rectors of Christ Church Cathedral - 1900 to current
    Cathedral Photos