Christ Church Cathedral

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Christ Church Cathedral

Location: 4th Ave and Elliott Street, Whitehorse
Office hours: Tuesday – Friday 9am to 12pm
Parish Hall Rental: For meetings, dinners, auction sales...
With or without kitchen facilities
Contact Information: Office Tel: (867)-668-5530

2019 Fall Newsletter Click Here
Editor: Anne Coates
Artcover: Dianna Mulloy
Photos: Betty Davidson

Recent Church Bulletin with Coming Events Click Here
The Angel Tree
Historical Evening Prayer July 1st, 2018
2019 Fall Newsletter Sept 29, 2019
Cathedral Facebook Page 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.

Congregation members who are interested in the Pre-Authorized Remittance ( PAR ) method of giving your offerings to Christ Church Cathedral may pick up an application at the Church Office at any time. (Phone 668-5530). This program allows people to join, leave, increase or decrease the amount of their offerings at any time.

PAR Information Sheet, Click Here

Par Authorization Form PDF document, Word document

Church Services:

  • Sunday
    • 8:30 am Holy Communion from The Book of Common Prayer
    • 1st, 2nd, and 4th Sundays 10 am – Holy Eucharist from The Book of Alternative Services
    • 3rd Sunday 10 am – Holy Communion from The Book of Common Prayer
    • 5th Sunday 10 am – Morning Prayer from The Book of Common Prayer
  • Tuesday, Common Threads Prayer Shawl Ministry at 9:30am to 11:00am. Call Elsa at 393-8005
  • Wednesday, Keep Fit 10am to 11am in Hellaby Hall.
  • Table Talk – Thursdays 10am to 11am at A&W. Gather together to read a Bible passage and discuss it. (Christ’s presence in a busy world).
  • Thursday, 12:10pm, Eucharist and Lunch Bring a lunch and join the fellowship in the Cathedral.
  • ACW – 2nd Thursday of the month at 2pm in Hellaby Hall.
  • Tea and Hymn Sing 3rd Fridays of the Month in Hellaby Hall.
  • Senior Care Center Eucharists
    • Whistle Bend Center - 3rd Tuesday, 3:30pm (Archdeacon Sarah Usher)
    • Thompson Center- 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 3:30pm, (Deacon Elsa)
    • Copper Ridge Center – 1st & 3rd Wednesdays, 3pm, (Dean Sean)
  • Prayer Requests
    Tel: (867) 668-5530, or Email:

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

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: The Very Reverend Bert Chestnut, Dean of Yukon

    Assistant Minister:
    The Rev. Elsa Kolm Cheeseman

    Honorary Assistant in Outreach:
    Archbishop Terry Buckle

    Lay Ministers:
    David Robertson

    2019 Vestry:
    Rector’s Warden: The Rev. Elsa Kolm Cheeseman
    People’s Warden: David Robertson
    Treasurer: Robert Dempster
    Secretary to Vestry: Beverley Whitehouse
    Members at large: Anne Coates, Bernice Ovens, Georgianna Low and Edna Mitander

    Services & Events at the Cathedral and in our Community in 2019

    Summertime - Tuesday Barbecue Lunches at Christ Church Cathedral
    Tuesday Barbecue Lunches in Stringer Park and Hellaby Hall, June 18 and go till August 27. 11:30 am to 1:30pm. Hamburger or Smokies, Salad, Chips and Beverage. $8.00 or 2 for $15.00. Proceeds to Special Projects of Christ Church Cathedral.

    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.

    Rectors of Christ Church Cathedral - 1900 to current
    Cathedral Photos