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An interview with Presiding Bishop-elect Michael Curry.

Message from the Bishop regarding the Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality

Dear sisters and brothers in Christ,

The decision of the Supreme Court to reverse the Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in the Obergefell case makes legal the marriage of same-sex couples in the State of Ohio and across the country. As we move into this new reality, I offer the following guidelines to clergy and congregational leadership: [Read more…]

In Memory: Edward (Ted) Brown

Trinity member Edward (Ted) Brown died June 23, after a long illness. He is survived by his wife Sara (Sally), daughter Jocelyn Brown Hall (husband Richard), daughter Rosalind Stewart (husband Ian), and six grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8, at 4 p.m., at Trinity Cathedral. Contributions may be made in Ted’s memory to the Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44106.

May Ted’s soul and the souls of all the departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace and may light perpetual shine upon them.

Little Free Libraries: Books for Neighborhood Children

Little Free Library at M-SIt’s summertime and school’s out. Educators encourage kids to read during the summer, but not all of the young people in our neighborhood have books at home.

Do you have some children’s or youth books that you no longer need? Perhaps your local library branch has a book sale, with good quality children’s books available at a low price. Or you might pick up some at a garage sale this summer. [Read more…]

Knitting Pearls: Stitching together community

This article appeared in the fall 2014 issue of ChurchLife! The magazine of the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio

By April Miller, Communications Manager Trinity Cathedral

Click here for current Knitting Pearls opportunities and events.

MittenTreeKnittingPearlsBeyond the work of knitting infant blankets for baptisms, scarves and mittens for elementary school children and the many other projects that the Trinity Cathedral Knitting Pearls undertake each year, the group of knitters, crocheters, needlepointers and coffee and tea drinkers weave together a strong community.

“It was the first thing I joined and it’s absolutely been a lifeline for me,” says Beth Billings, Friday morning group leader. “There are days when I think I don’t want to do a lot of things, but I would never give up on Knitting Pearls. We rely on each other and are in community with each other.” [Read more…]

Middle School Pilgrimage 2015

MSPilgrimage2015SortingHat“Harry Potter” and “The Hunger Games” were brought to life at Trinity Cathedral the last weekend in May. Forty youth and 18 adult leaders from across the diocese came to downtown Cleveland for the two-night pilgrimage.

Upon entrance, youth were greeted by talking portraits and then led to Trinity’s Cathedral Hall where candle sticks “drifted” above their heads transforming a space that is commonly used for community meals and meetings to be the Great Hall portrayed in the film “Harry Potter”.
[Read more…]

Planting for Tomorrow – Growing in Faith Today Campaign


This past week, Trinity members should have received a mailing asking you to prayerfully consider a gift to the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio’s Planting for Tomorrow – Growing in Faith Today Campaign.

Cedar Hills has served the diocese well over the years, but it can no longer be modified to reflect the usage and programs going forward. Challenges include deferred maintenance in excess of $500,000, topography not providing space for adequate playing fields, and lack of potable water onsite. [Read more…]

Growing Hope

This article appeared in the summer 2014 issue of ChurchLife! The magazine of the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio

By April Miller, Communications Manager Trinity Cathedral

Click here for current opportunities and events at the Urban Farm.

TrinityUrbanFarmSince 2006, volunteers working at the Trinity Cathedral Urban Farm have harvested more than 18,000 pounds of food to feed Cleveland’s hungry and homeless.

Once a sight of devastation, the corner of E. 35th and Cedar Avenue in Cleveland now brims with life. Cucumbers, green beans, cabbage, onions, peaches, apples, herbs, tulips and irises have replaced the bricks of a torn-down apartment building, car parts, rocks and garbage that once filled the inner-city lot. [Read more…]

Hunger Ministries Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

HungerMinistryDinnerIngallsThose who have donated their time and efforts to Trinity Cathedral’s hunger ministries were recognized and celebrated May 14. Volunteers from A Place at the Table, Food for Families and the Urban Farm were treated to a meal prepared by Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry’s Central Kitchen. [Read more…]

Summer Schedule 2015

Summer Sundays
June 7 – Sept. 6


TCSummer2015PostcardTrinity Cathedral switches to its Summer Sundays schedule beginning June 7; continues through Sept. 6.

Holy Eucharist
8 and 10 a.m.

Bible Study
9 a.m.

Tai Chi
9 a.m.
(Tai chi will not be held the following dates: June 21, July 19, Aug. 2 & 16 and Sept. 6)

Hang out with Chris
During the 10 a.m. summer service, children ages 2-10 are invited to join Christopher Decatur, Trinity’s Children, Youth & Young Adult Minister, for crafts, games and summer fun.

Child care available 8:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m. (infant to age 4)

Cathedral Tours
June 14  11:30 a.m.
Aug. 2  11:30 a.m.

Learn about the architecture, art and history of Trinity Cathedral on these docent-led tours. Each tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.

Summer Choir Sundays
June 21 & Aug. 23

Join Trinity’s pick-up choir. Singers of all ages and abilities are welcome for these summer Sundays! Meet in the choir room at 9:15 a.m. to rehearse briefly for the 10 a.m. service.

Thursday Healing & Eucharist Service 
12:10 p.m.
This quiet, intimate weekday service continues throughout the summer.


Summer Building Hours
June 6 – Sept. 6

Sunday: 7:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.

Monday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday: Closed


Summer Sundays - services at 8 and 10 a.m. Come casual and cool!