The Rev. Dr. Lauren Winner : A Word to Live By

The Rev. Dr. Lauren Winner

A Word to Live By

Sunday, March. 8
Preaching 8a.M., 9 A.M. And 11:15 A.M.
Forum 10:10 A.M.

The Rev. Dr. Lauren WinnerAcclaimed bestselling author Lauren Winner will preach Sunday morning services at Trinity Cathedral, the cathedral of the Episcopal Diocese of Ohio in downtown Cleveland, on March 8.

Winner is a historian, author, lecturer and Episcopal priest. She is Associate Professor of Christian Spirituality at Duke Divinity School. Winner writes and lectures on Christian practice, the history of Christianity in America and Jewish–Christian relations.

She has appeared on PBS’s Religion & Ethics Newsweekly and has served as a commentator on NPR’s “All Things Considered.” She has written for The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post Book World, Publishers Weekly, Books and Culture, and Christianity Today, and her essays have been included in several volumes of The Best Christian Writing.

Winner will also teach a forum between services on March 8 on contemporary poets and scripture. Rich with content and grounded in Episcopal tradition, Winner’s trademark teaching style offers a combination of humor, authenticity and insight.

Her books include Girl Meets God; Mudhouse Sabbath, a study of household religious practice in 18th-century Virginia; A Cheerful and Comfortable Faith; Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis, a book on overlooked biblical tropes for God; Wearing God and The Dangers of Christian Practice, which examines the effects of sin and damage on Christian tradition.

Trinity Cathedral will hold three services during Winner’s March 8 visit: 8 a.m., 9 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Winner’s forum will take place at 10:10 a.m.

Winner will return to Trinity on December 5 to lead a retreat, open to the public. Registration and fee required.