The Reverend Dr. Helen Ryding - Retired Associate Priest
Helen was ordained to the diaconate and to the priesthood in 2008 and has since served as associate priest at the Cathedral Church of All Saints’. She was granted the Master of Divinity by the Atlantic School of Theology in Halifax. Outreach work is one of her several activities at the cathedral. Helen graduated in dentistry from Queen's University Belfast and practised dentistry from 1964 until her retirement from the Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University, in 2006. She has served in private practice, public dental health and academic dentistry. She is married to David Lyttle. They emigrated to Canada in 1968 and have three adult children.
The Reverend Heather MacEachern - Retired Deacon
Reverend Heather MacEachern was baptized, confirmed and married at the Cathedral Church. In 1998, she was raised up as a deacon by the cathedral community. Heather has served on many committees and has been a lay reader and Sunday School superintendent. She holds a certificate in Theology and Ministry from the Atlantic School of Theology and is the past president of the Anglican Association of Deacons in Canada.