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Cathedral Restoration Project

Timeline for the Cathedral Restoration Project

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Here is the rough timeline for the Cathedral Restoration Project, as recently reported to the vestry:   Construction phase begins: May 21, 2018 Cathedral interior restoration complete: August 24, 2018 Exterior restoration of Reynolds Hall and the Latham Building complete: Mid...

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Restoration Project Begins

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Long-needed repairs and restoration of Christ Church Cathedral’s historic structures and grounds commenced after Pentecost Sunday. “We are able to move forward with these necessary and urgent building projects through the incredible generosity of the Cathedral community and the...

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The soon-to-be "old" HVAC

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Down a narrow, curved stairway, beneath the Cathedral, lies this behemoth heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit -- for now.  As part of the Cathedral Restoration Project, this old, enormous drum will be dismantled and removed to make way for a more efficient and quieter set of...

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Look What Daryl Robinson found!

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Underneath the Cathedral, just down the way from the enormous HVAC, organist Daryl Robinson found a wooden box containing this: the old keyboard to the Skinner organ, which had been removed (and replaced). Looks just perfect for Boo Bash. Want to know more about it? Ask Daryl.

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Out go the pipes

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Starting this week, the Cathedral organ is being dismantled so that a crack in the west wall can be properly repaired.  Says Organist Daryl Robinson, "A crew arrived from Nichols & Simpson Organbuilders to begin removing 2,500+ pipes (of close to 6,000) from the...

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What's Happening Where this Sunday

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This Sunday, we will begin worship in Reynolds Hall while the Cathedral undergoes restoration. Here's the schedule and the plan:   8 a.m.                          Eucharist           ...

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Here is the first set of frequently asked questions (FAQs). If you have a question, email it to   Q: Who is responsible for the restoration activity? A: W.S. Bellows, a Houston-based construction company in business for over 100 years and with a phenomenal safety record, is the general...

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Reynolds Hall as a Sacred Space

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Making Sacred Space The Cathedral’s renovation of the sanctuary this summer means services will take place in new space on campus starting Sunday, May 27: Reynolds Hall. However, it will not be the Reynolds Hall that parishioners have known and loved for years; it will be transformed...

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Space Changes Starting May 27

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Cathedral parishioners and servers, here's a gentle reminder that starting May 27, many things happen in new places:   Worship services will be held in Reynolds Hall Summer Place happens in Latham Hall The reception after the 1 p.m. service happens in Sanders Hall Clergy vest in their...

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