20s/30s Potluck Lunch: Feb. 22

Join Trinity’s group of 20s/30s on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 1 p.m. for a potluck lunch in the gallery at Trinity. Bring friends. Dean Lind will be in attendance and would like the group’s feedback on some new and exciting things happening at Trinity.

Please respond using this Google form, so we can track who is bringing what to the potluck. Questions? Contact Audrey Hudak , co-chair of Trinity 20s/30s.

Cathedral Concerts Welcomes ‘80s Music Icon Howard Jones

HowardJonesEnglish Musician, Singer/Songwriter to Perform at Trinity Cathedral on March 14

CLEVELAND (Jan. 21, 2015) – Cathedral Concerts, a new concert series exclusive to Cleveland, announced today its next show featuring ‘80s music icon Howard Jones on Saturday, March 14, at Trinity Cathedral.

The concert will feature Jones performing his numerous hits including top-five singles “No One Is To Blame” and “Things Can Only Get Better,” as well as “What Is Love?,” “Life In One Day,” “Lift Me Up” and several other selections spanning his more than 30-year career. [Read more…]

Organ Extravaganza Kicks off Spring BrownBag Series

Music and Art at Trinity Cathedral’s BrownBag Concert Series resumes Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 12:10 p.m. with an organ extravaganza. Todd Wilson and organ students from The Cleveland Institute of Music will kick off the spring season with a rousing program featuring organ music spanning more than 300 years, from J.S. Bach to John Philip Sousa and beyond. Plan to be there as they pull out all the stops on Trinity Cathedral’s magnificent Flentrop pipe organ! [Read more…]

Lenten Retreat: Seeking the Divine

Saturday, March 14
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Registration: $50 (Cash or checks accepted on the day of the retreat but we do ask that you register in advance.)

Led by the Rev. Dr. Sam Portaro, Jr. More details to come.

Shrove Tuesday 2015

ShroveTuesdayDonutsTuesday, Feb. 17
6 p.m.
Register to attend

On Feb. 17 join us for Shrove Tuesday. We’ll celebrate with a New Orleans-style jambalaya dinner, Mardi Gras beads, mask-making and the same great Dixieland band we enjoyed last year. Kids are welcome to join the Dean for a game of hide-and-seek in the Cathedral after dinner. [Read more…]

Third Half Heads to the Hanna Theatre March 22

Third Half of Life, Trinity’s group of those age 50+, heads to the Hanna Theatre on Sunday, March 22 to see “Dial ‘M’ for Murder.” Performance is at 3 p.m. Limited tickets are available in both traditional seating (B section) for $45 as well as lounge seating for $25. To order tickets, please contact Ginger Bitikofer (, 216-774-0407). To learn more about this classic thriller, click here.



Third Half Meets Jan. 25, 2015

Third Half of Life, Trinity’s group for those age 50+,  meets Sunday, Jan. 25 at 12:30 p.m. for a Getting to Know session with Chris Decatur. Don’t miss that wonderful smile of Trinity’s Children, Youth & Young Adult Minister. Bring your lunch or purchase one from Café-Ah-Roma. Place your order and money at the Reception Desk before the 11:15 am service. Water, iced tea, and lemonade are provided. All programs are open to everyone, so invite a friend or two.





Daughters of the King Meet Jan. 18, 2015

DOK/Daughters of the King, Trinity Cathedral Chapter, meets Sunday, Jan. 18, at 12:30 following the 11:15 a.m. service. Feel free to bring lunch and check us out. Daughters will discuss their “Continuing the Journey.” Questions? Please talk with Marilyn McDonald or Debbie Hunter, co-chairs.

DOK is an order for women in the Episcopal Church that undertakes a rule of Life requiring a spiritual discipline of daily prayer, service, and evangelism. The group meets on the third Sunday each month.


Save the Date: Middle School Pilgrimage 2015

Sorting_HatHarry Potter and the Hunger Games Pilgrimage
May 29-31, 2015
Grades: 6-8

More information coming soon. Questions, comments – contact Christopher Decatur, 216-774-0478.


Medieval Feast 2015

Medieval Feast: A Night in Medieval Spain
A fundraiser for Music and Art at Trinity Cathedral

Saturday, January 24
6:30-10 p.m.
Tickets: $100


Your chef for the evening is Kevin Schlappal from Luna Bakery Café who will create a dinner evocative of the region and period as we celebrate a time of coexistence between the Moors, Jews and Christians. [Read more…]

Youth Group Medieval Lock-In

Jan. 24-25, 2015
Permission slips due by Jan. 18
Grades: 7-12
Join Trinity Cathedral Children, Youth & Young Adult Minister, Christopher Decatur for a day and evening full of festivities and service! To learn more and register, contact Chris Decatur.


·      Arrival @11 a.m. :Check in at The Youth & Family Center

[Read more…]

Broadway Sunday

January 11, 2015
9 a.m.

Join us for Broadway Sunday. At this 9 a.m. service, The Gateway Band shares songs from Wicked, Pippin, Jesus Christ Superstar and more. The Very Rev. Tracey Lind preaches.

MLK 2015 Commemoration Events

Once again, Trinity Cathedral has partnered with Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple to commemorate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Friday, Jan. 16
6:15 p.m.
Shabbat Service at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple
23737 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood

If you would like to carpool, please contact Ginger Bitkofer.

Join us as we welcome Michael Hunter Ochs, an American Jew, and Alaa Alshaham, a Palestinian Muslim, an unlikely pairing of two musicians whose partnership in The Pursuit of Harmony creates a song-filled message of unity. [Read more…]

20s/30s Meet Dec. 14: Flannery’s Pub

Trinity’s 20s/30s group will toast and celebrate the Christmas season on Sunday, Dec. 14 at Flannery’s Pub.

Meet in the Trinity piazza after the 11:15 a.m. service and the group will head to Flannery’s on East 4th Street. Friends, colleagues and classmates are welcome to join in the joy we’ve created as members of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral’s young adult community. Questions? Contact Walker Sands, 646.530.0571. Share the event on Facebook.

Greening of the Church

The Flower Guild invites congregation members to assist with Greening of the Church on Sunday, Dec. 21, after the 11:15 a.m. service. Bring your coffee and help place poinsettias and creche pieces, in the nave. Contacts are Diane Hexter and Mark Malloy.