Christ Church Cathedral’s Karl Wilhelm organ is a jewel among jewels and an important part of the tradition at the cathedral. Donations to the campaign will ensure its rich tones are heard for a long time to come.
Continue reading “Listen and read—our pipe organ has a rich family tree”
Christ Church Cathedral’s Major fundraising campaign is supported by community leaders who have chosen to take responsibility for the preservation of our architectural heritage and who believe in the value of the music and social justice programs run out of the cathedral building. This week, retired Superior Court Justice Pierrette Rayle tells us about the reasons behind her commitment to the campaign.
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On the last Sunday of each month, as welfare money runs out, more than 250 people are served a generous hot lunch in Christ Church Cathedral’s Fulford Hall. There are other lunch programs for the needy in Montreal, but what makes this one special is the way the guests are treated. They are greeted with a handshake at the door, seated at tables family-style with volunteer “hosts”, served with china and glass, and drawn into conversation with table mates. When the hall fills up, those who can’t be accommodated can get a takeaway box. Continue reading “Lunch program treats hungry Montrealers as welcome guests”