A Particular Way of Seeing: The Cathedral Through Remrov’s Eyes

Business leaders, social workers, teachers, musicians, skilled workers, professionals, and more, Christ Church Cathedral is lucky to have committed parishioners willing to put their personal skills and energy to the service of the community. This week, Rising Up! introduces Remrov, a gifted artist and member of the congregation who donated a beautiful drawing of the cathedral to the campaign. Continue reading “A Particular Way of Seeing: The Cathedral Through Remrov’s Eyes”

Restoration of the cathedral building – work is in progress!

Cathedral restorationIn recent weeks, the cathedral has been fitted with the scaffolding that will allow workers to beautify it, ensure its longevity and make its premises entirely safe. For an overview of the restoration work in progress, read on! If you prefer a short synopsis, watch our video featuring a recording of organist Gerald Wheeler playing a Bach Choral Prelude on the cathedral organ. Continue reading “Restoration of the cathedral building – work is in progress!”

“Shake the rafters and rattle the floor:” Patrick Wedd on the Christ Church Cathedral organ

After almost two decades at its console, musical director Patrick Wedd has gained an intimate knowledge of Christ Church Cathedral’s Karl Wilhelm organ. Spend a few moments in his company to learn about the instrument and find out what work is planned as part of the renovations funded by the Cathedral’s Major Fundraising Campaign. Continue reading ““Shake the rafters and rattle the floor:” Patrick Wedd on the Christ Church Cathedral organ”