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To The Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

Serving Christ as a vital part of our community since 1699.


The Cathedral Parish of St. John the Baptist seeks to proclaim and celebrate the gospel of Jesus Christ through worship, example, and action, recognizing its location in the heart of St. John’s and its responsibility as the Cathedral of the Diocese of Eastern Newfoundland and Labrador.

We invite you to join us online for our Worship during the current pandemic:

Sunday @ 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday

@ 9:30 a.m.

Whether you are looking to join a worshipping community, or want more information about weddings or baptisms, we are here to help you. Come find out more about us...

Whether serving the Church Community or the Community around us, there are plenty of ways to be involved,

Whether you are local or travelling from afar, we invite you to come visit our Cathedral. Tours are offered during the Summer season and the Cathedral is open during Office Hours throughout the year.

Quilts and Flowers Festival at the Cathedral

Friday October 1st, 1-8 pm &

Saturday October 2nd, 10-4 pm

Come and enjoy the stunning Cathedral space filled with the beauty of floral arrangements, quilts and music offerings.  There will be stories about the quilts to read and a lovely children's floral competition with prizes for all children.  Children (to age 12) are invited to bring along a floral arrangement in a rubber boot or a teapot – delivered to the Cathedral between 6 and 8 pm on Thursday September 30th. We have some donated rubber boots for anyone who would like them too!  If you have a quilt to display, please see the website to complete the registration form and a brief story about your quilt:


ADMISSION:  $5 at the door, Families $20 max. (accompanied children under 12 free).

PARKING:  Around the Cathedral streets and in the parking lot (free) on Friday evening and Saturday.

Come Worship with us!


Please Visit our Worship Page for information on In-person and Live-Stream Services at the Cathedral


One of our Summer Students, Claire Donnan, is producing a series of "Heritage Moment"  videos, which will explore some of the historical, architectural, and practical aspects of the Cathedral and the Ecclesiastical District. The videos will be available on our YouTube Channel and FaceBook page, but you can also link to them right here! As videos are produced, we will add the links here on this page... 

The Cathedral Crypt

Wow, Weird!

Stained Glass 1

Stained Glass 2: Who's on the wall

Stained Glass 3: East & West Windows

Stone Series 1: If these walls could talk

Stone Series 2: Reredos

Stone Series 3: Rock 'N Roll

Architecture Series 1: Not Goth, Gothic!

Architecture Series 2: Show & Tell

The St. John's Fire

Meet the Guides


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