to Christ Church Cathedral

The official seat for the Bishop of the Diocese of Tennessee and the gathering place for Prayer Book minded Christians across Middle Tennessee. Our Dean has called us to the task of "bringing the heart of Christ into the heart of the city" by faithful proclamation of the Gospel, service to the poor, the life of prayer, the creative pursuit of the Spirit's imagination, and the joy of Christian fellowship. Come take up this mission with us!

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Economic Justice Challenge of the Month

Reduce the Packaging We Use

"Grant that we, remembering the account we must one day give, may be faithful stewards of your good gifts ... (BCP, p. 259) 
One way of being faithful stewards of the gifts of creation is to not use more than is necessary. This month we challenge you to pay attention to how much packaging is in things you use, and work to reduce your use of packaging. Click HERE to learn more.

Bible Study

Wednesdays, 11am

The Bible Study will begin the book of Acts on June 10. This is a good opportunity to join the group at the beginning of a new book. Click HERE to learn more. 

Vacation Bible School

June 22-25, 9am-12pm

"We Believe in Prayer"
Vacation Bible School will be offered for children age 4 through rising 5th graders. Families are invited to a closing Eucharist and lunch on Thursday. Suggested cost is $20 per child. Please make reservations by June 1. Click HERE to learn more. 

69th Annual Laymen's Conference

August 14-16

All men are invited to "come to the mountain for renewal, refreshment, and reflection". The conference will be held at at DuBose Conference Center, Monteagle.  Featured speakers include Rev. Ian Morgan Cron, Dr. Jim Bailey, and Rev. Charles Maynard. Activities will include a BBQ cooking contest, bluegrass jam, choir, biking, fishing, golf, and more. Click HERE to learn more or to register. 

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The Happenings e-newsletter provides weekly updates on Christ Church Cathedral events. Click HERE to see this week's Happenings. To sign up to receive Happenings, click HERE.

Christ Church Cathedral also publishes a quarterly magazine, The Cornerstone. To view the latest issue, click HERE.

Summer Worship Schedule

Begins Sunday, May 24

8:00am Holy Eucharist, Rite II
8:45-9:30am Breakfast
10:00am Holy Eucharist, Rite II
11:15am Coffee Minute

Memorial Day Holiday

Monday, May 25

Cathedral offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. Regularly scheduled liturgies will not be held.

Youth Summer Mission Trips

Registration Now Open

This summer our youth have two amazing opportunities to experience the world and serve God inside and outside of Nashville, Tennessee. Mission trips include project work, shared meals, connections with members of the community, morning and evening prayer and reflection, socializing and fun. Through these experiences, our youth build friendships, create bonds with people in the community they serve, and deepen their Christian faith. Click HERE to learn more.

Reconciliation Committee

Needs New Members

The Reconciliation Committee is being reorganized. Several events are being planned, and your ideas and energy are needed. Click HERE to learn more.

Young Adults Brunch

Second Sunday of Each Month

The Young Adults will meet for brunch on the 2nd Sunday of each month following the 11am liturgy. Visit the Young Adults Facebook page for details.

Church In The Yard (CITY)

First Sunday of each month, 2pm

On the first Sunday of every month Christ Church Cathedral serves a meal to the hungry in the parish hall of Holy Trinity Church, 615 6th Ave. S. You are invited to assist in this servant ministry. Please contact  Anna Masi to learn more.

Annual Report

The 2014 Annual Report is now available. Click HERE to view.

Support the Cathedral

Pledge or make a one time gift online

Please prayerfully consider how you might help support the Cathedral financially in 2015. You may click on the button below to make your pledge online or to make an online donation. For more information about the 2015 stewardship campaign, click HERE

Links of Interest

For information about the Education programs at the Cathedral, click HERE.

Christian Education classes will resume on Sunday, September 13.


On the Cathedral Webcast

Click HERE to watch the current webcast
The Cathedral Webcast is live each Sunday morning at 11:00am for the Holy Eucharist and at other times for special events. Click HERE for the current webcast or click HERE for all recent Cathedral webcasts.

Sunday Liturgies

The Day of Pentecost
Sunday, May 24, 2015

Lectionary readings: Click HERE

Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Order of Worship: Click HERE
Location: The Nave

Celebrant: The Rev. Canon Joshua M. Caler
Preacher: The Rev. Canon Gene B. Manning

10:00am* This event will be webcast LIVE on
Solemn Holy Eucharist, Rite II

Order of Worship: Click HERE
Location: The Nave
Celebrant: The Rev. Canon Joshua M. Caler

Preacher: The Rev. Canon Gene B. Manning

* Childcare provided.

Choral Repertoire

For the Choral Repertoire for the current season, click HERE.

Weekday Liturgies

Monday through Friday 7:15am
Morning Prayer, Rite II
Location: Chapel

Monday through Friday 12:15pm
Holy Eucharist, Rite II
Location: Chapel

Centering Prayer

Click HERE to learn more about Centering Prayer.

Tuesday 5:30pm
Location: Chapel

Thursday 12:15pm
Location: Lower level in Atrium 4

If you would like to learn more about Christ Church Cathedral, please click HERE.


Episcopal Diocese of TN

Christ Church is the Cathedral for the Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee which is a Diocese of The Episcopal Church (TEC), a province of the Worldwide Anglican Communion.