At the High Altar: Flowers were given by the Hospitality Ministry in thanksgiving for the life and work of Mrs. Juliette Juanita Barnwell, LVO, J.P., M.A.. At the Pulpit: Flowers were given by the family of Mrs. Brenda Archer in memory of their beloved cousin, Mrs. Juliette Juanita Barnwell, LVO, J.P., M.A.. All other arrangements are given by the family of Mrs. Barnwell, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grand mother, sister, aunt and friend.

THE HOSPITALITY MINISTRY invites any interested people to serve as ushers. Meetings are held the second Monday of each month in the Parish Hall. Interested persons are asked to contact Parish Office at: 322-4186.

The SOCIAL OUTREACH COMMITTEE NEEDS YOUR HELP: The Social Outreach Committee is in need of non-perishable food items. Persons wishing to donate are asked to contact any Member of the Committee.

Registration for Instructions for Confirmation has now begun. Parents with children in Grade 7 and up, who are interested in having them confirmed may collect an application form from the Parish Office. Forms may also be obtained from members of the Hospitality Ministry. Adults interested in being confirmed are asked to contact Fr. Humes.
Confirmation Class begins Wednesday, September 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Music Department thanks an anonymous donor for a generous gift to further the work of the Music Ministry of Christ Church Cathedral.
The Altar Guild expresses its thanks and appreciation to Mrs. Judith Higgs for a donation in memory of Mrs Esther Anne Williams.

Sunday School resumed on September 10th at 9:00 a.m. with a special, Sunday School assembly. A Note to Parents/Guardians: Effective this Sunday school year, the age limit will be 14 years for regular classes at the Parish Hall. Teenagers ages 15 & over will attend the Senior Class held in the Chapter Room, under the direction of Mr. John Burrows. Please see Mrs. Andrea Saunders, Sunday School Superintendent, for further clarification.

Today’s (Sunday, September 24th, 2017) Bulletin is sponsored by Mrs. Gweneth Munnings and Dr. Harry Munnings & family in thanksgiving for the life, dedication and work of Mrs. Juliette Juanita Barnwell, LVO, J.P., M.A.

Couples who are interested in having their wedding anniversaries listed in the Bulletin are asked to submit their names and anniversary dates to the Parish Office or email the Parish Administrator, Mrs. Tanya Hunt-Major, at They may also call the Cathedral at 322-4186 or fax information, using the number 356-5488

Take time to strengthen your spiritual life by following our daily scriptural readings. Click the link below.

The superintendent and teachers of the Sunday School congratulate Miss Lauryn Fraser as she commences her tertiary-level studies abroad. Both Lauryn and Adriann Moncur have been assisting the teacher of the 3-4 year-old class for over two years, and we thank them both for sharing their time and talents with the pre-schoolers. We say thank you to Lauryn’s parents, Audley & Juliette Fraser, for allowing her to serve in this ministry. With God’s help, we know that she will make us all proud. May God continue to bless her and bring her success.

Here are a few general announcements related to the Cathedral:
  • Evensong - There will be no Evensong today, Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at the Cathedral. Members are encouraged to attend St. Matthew’s Anglican Church Partonal Festival at 3 pm.
  • Servers' Guild of St. Ambrose - Servers’ practice will be held on Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. for children ages 6 years and older.
  • Children's Choir Returns - Parents and members of the Children's Choir are advised that choir rehearsals will commence on Saturday, October 7th at 6 pm.
  • Anglican Church Men - Christ Church Cathedral ACM wishes to advise that their Second Annual Gospel Concert, which was scheduled for Friday, September 30th, 2016 has been postponed and a new date will be announced shortly. All tickets sold for September 30th will be honoured on the new date.
  • Anglican Church Women - Christ Church Cathedral ACW invites young ladies of the Parish to attend the Anglican Church Women Council, 14th Annual Young Ladies Seminar on Saturday, October 1st, 2016 at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church Parish Hall from 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Seminar is open to young ladies between the ages of 13 - 18 years old. This year’s theme is: “I Know Who I Am And Whose I am”. Parents interested in having their daughters attend the Seminar are asked to contact Mrs. Rosita Smith-Duvalier, ACW President: 324-1024 or 477-2251 or for application information.
  • Diocesan Youth Department - September is Diocesan Youth Month. Below is a list of activities:
    1. Saturday, September 16th - Youth Leaders Retreat: Occurs 9:30 am - 4 pm; At Mount Olivet Retreat Center; Registration is FREE (Deadline is September 13th).
    2. Friday, September 22nd - Bishop Michael Eldon Quiz: Occurs 7 pm; At St. John's College.
    3. Saturday, September 23rd - CYM Seminar
    4. Sunday, September 24 - T-Shirt Day
    Times, Venues and Costs will be posted next week.

Please read the article from the desk of the clergy of our Parish. It is an article from Alan Graff. It is entitled "Seek Forgiveness." Click the link below.

We have a monthly broadcast of our 9:00 a.m. service on the local station, STAR 106.5 FM. Our services will be broadcast on the fourth Sunday of each month. People or cell groups, looking to sponsor the broadcast ($450.00 per month) are asked to speak to Mrs. Tanya Hunt-Major, Parish Administrator. Parishioners are urged to tune in and advise family, friends and members of our sick or shut-in community to do the same.

The Scout Troop and Cubs Pack Leaders are urging members to encourage boys between the ages of 6-11 (Cubs) and 11-18 (Scouts) to become involved as there are many opportunities for international Scouting experiences. Interested persons are asked to contact the Leaders Lamar Pinder (Scouts), Coolidge Cartwright and Timothy Cartwright (Cubs) by calling the Parish Office.

Fun/Run, Walk, Health Fair and Souse Out
Christ Church Cathedral Anglican Church Women will hold a Fun Run/Walk, Health Fair and Souse Out on Saturday, September 30th, from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The theme for the Fun Run/Walk is: “For we walk by FAITH and not by SIGHT” 2 Corinthians 5:7. The Souse-Out begins at 8:00 a.m. and tickets are $10.00. The Fun Run/Walk begins at 6:00 a.m. and the route is: from the church’s courtyard north onto George Street, west onto Bay Street travelling west to Saunder’s Beach Roundabout; from Saunder’s Beach Roundabout travelling east onto West Bay Street, then onto Bay Street, turn into George Street and back to the church’s courtyard, where the Heath Fair and Souse Out will take place. Registration is $20.00, which includes a T-Shirt. Please see Mrs. Rosita Smith-Duvalier or Mrs. Christine Adderley-Smith for Souse-Out Tickets and Registration Forms. .

Condolences are extended to Mrs. Joyce Williams & family on the recent passing of her mother, Gwendolyn Clarke.