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

Recent Church Bulletin Click Here

Easter Newsletter Click Here
Consider sharing this newsletter with someone else, as an introduction to our church.

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 Wednesdays and Sundays until August 31st- Historical Evening Prayer in the Old Log Church. Reception and fellowship afterwards.
    • 7 pm Evensong resumes in the New Year - The Book of Common Prayer - 5th Sunday of a Month
    • Sunday School for 5-11 year olds begins at Christ Church Cathedral Easter Sunday, April 16 at our 10 am service and will be offered weekly at this service except on Messy Church Sundays (April 30 and May 21). We will break for the summer in mid-June, and start again in the fall. Contact our Coordinator Dodie Lennie at 867-333-0602 for further information.
  • 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 Studies: Old Log Rectory at noon. We are studying the book of Revelation, Chapter 19 this week. All welcome!
  • Study on Ephesians continues Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 at 7 pm, at Christ Church Cathedral
  • See Events below ...

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

    Choir Practice
    Resuming in the fall ...

    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

    The Rev. Mary Battaja

    Lay Ministers:
    Beverley Whitehouse
    David Robertson
    Gaya Tiedeman
    Elsa Kolm Cheeseman

    2017 Vestry

    Chair, The Dean: The Very Reverend Dr. Sean Murphy
    Rector’s Warden: 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 2016

    Upcoming events in recent church bulletin Click Here
    • Thursday, April 13th, 7pm. Lutheran- Anglican Maundy Thursday Service at The Church of the Northern Apostles.
    • Friday, April 14th, 10am. Ministerial Good Friday Service at The Arts Centre.
    • Friday, April 14th, 1pm. Good Friday Service and Stations of the Cross at Christ Church Cathedral.
    • Sunday, April 16th, 8:30am. Easter Service of Holy Communion at Christ Church Cathedral- Book of Common Prayer.
    • Sunday, April 16th, 10am. Easter Service of Holy Eucharist at Christ Church Cathedral - the Book of Alternative Services. Sunday School for ages 5-11 begins.
    • Spring Food Drive in April. Organized by the Ministerial of Churches in support of the Food Bank. Our route is in Porter Creek again. Cathedral drop off day is April 18th and pick-up day is April 25th. Pick-up day begins with Chili Supper at 5:30pm at the Cathedral. Sign up sheet in Hellaby Hall.
    • Friday, April 21th, 2pm. Parish Tea and Hymn Sing at Christ Church Cathedral.
    • Saturday, April 22, from 9 to 10 am. Anglican Men's Fellowship Breakfast will be at Church of the Northern Apostles (Wann Rd and Boxwood Crescent in Porter Creek). We welcome you to join us as we share a meal together as followers of Jesus, get to know one another better, and encourage each another to live out our faith in daily life.
    • Sunday, April 30th, 3pm. Messy Church. Informal Family Church at Christ Church Cathedral, with message for children, singing, worship, crafts and supper.
    • Wednesday, May 3rd, 7am. Ecumenical Men’s Breakfast at Whitehorse United Church.

    March 2 – April 12, 2017
    Seven Week Teaching and Preaching Series on The First Letter of John,
    at Christ Church Cathedral
    Led by Archbishop Terry Buckle and Dean Sean Murphy. We will be teaching on 1 John on Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 pm (except the last week when our session will be on Wednesday), and preach- ing on the same passages on Sunday morning.

    This series is part of a new ministry initiative at the Cathedral call- ed “Sanctuary” – “A fellowship of Believers, learning and reaching out together in the compassion of Christ, in the enabling power of the Holy Spirit.”

    Bible Study Dates and Passages
    More details...

    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. The Original Startup Committee Reps are invited to come out to a Spaghetti Dinner on Apr 7th. Other events will be announced.

    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