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A Message from the Dean of Christchurch

Welcome from the Dean

A Message from the Dean of Christchurch

Welcome to the Christchurch Transitional Cathedral. Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! In company with Christians all around the world the Cathedral is celebrating Easter, the dawn of a new creation in Christ. Our worship resounds with alleluias and the beautiful music of Easter, laden with joy and hope. The building is bursting with flowers as we proclaim the risen Christ who is our life, and who has defeated the power of death. We would love you to drop in to pray, and to spend time with God. John’s Gospel opens by describing Jesus as the Word-Made...

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SITUATION VACANT ~ Assistant Organist

SITUATION VACANT ~ Assistant Organist

CATHEDRAL ASSISTANT ORGANIST VACANCY from July 2019 Christ Church Transitional Cathedral New Zealand seeks to appoint an Assistant Organist from late July 2019.  Duties include accompanying the Cathedral Choir (a fully professional choir of men and boys and the oldest continuous musical entity in New Zealand) for six services each week during term time, overseeing care and maintenance of the Cathedral’s Rodgers digital organ, and occasionally acting as deputy for the Director of Music.  There may also be other accompanying and conducting opportunities available in the city for the successful applicant.  Please contact the Director of Music, John Linker for...

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Come Holy Spirit!

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Come Holy Spirit!

A service of readings and hymns with the Cathedral Choir singing the music of Pentecost Pentecost - Sunday 9 June at 5:00pm

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Do you know a boy who can sing?

Do you know a boy who can sing?

The Cathedral Choir is currently auditioning for choristers!  If you know someone currently in Years 3-6, please do contact the Director of Music, Dr John Linker for details. Contact A copy of our Choir Brochure can be downloaded HERE.

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The "Cardboard" Cathedral

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The "Cardboard" Cathedral

Cathedrals usually stand as enduring monuments to human skill and inventiveness, and magnificent pointers to the presence of God among us. Their websites will tell you how they are the oldest, the largest, the tallest or the most significant of their kind.ChristChurch Cathedral is slightly different. The original Cathedral was badly damaged in the Christchurch earthquake in February 2011. We are operating from our new temporary home, the Transitional Cathedral in Latimer Square, Christchurch. It is the world’s only cathedral made substantially of cardboard.This web site aims to tell you something about who we are and what we stand for....

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