A Call to Action: Join Greater Cleveland Congregations on Nov. 17

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Feeling overwhelmed by the state of the world? At a loss for how to respond or take action? You have allies in the fight for justice. We are looking for at least 60 people to represent Trinity Cathedral at this Greater Cleveland Congregations action this Thursday. Please see the below note from the GCC co-chairs. GCC, in the wake of this week’s contentious election, we appreciate the depth of emotions and serious concern for the future of the country.  Our collective belief that we are truly made in the image of God must serve as a basis for the critical…

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This Friday: Fall Choral Concert

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This Friday, November 18, Trinity Cathedral will host a Fall Choral Concert presenting masterpieces of the 20th and 21st centuries by Leonard Bernstein, David Conte, and Hubert Parry. Open to all, freewill offering. TIME: Friday, November 18, 7:30 p.m. FEATURING: The Trinity Cathedral Choir Todd Wilson, conductor Nicole Keller, organist PROGRAM: Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms David Conte: “Trinity Cathedral” Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis (2016) C. Hubert H. Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens  

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The Dean’s Forum Podcast:The Transformation of St. John’s

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The Transformation of St. John’s with Timothy Holcomb November 13, 2016 Did you know that the history of Trinity Cathedral is entwined with that of another church just a few miles away? The forum will explore the shared history of St. John’s Church in Ohio City and Trinity Parish, looking in particular how St. John’s, like Trinity, has emerged as a leading agent of change in the community over the years. Our guest, Timothy Holcomb is Project Director at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Ohio City. Tim received his Master’s Degree in Urban Planning from Cleveland State University. He joined St….

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Sermon Podcast: Nov. 9, 2016 – Bicentennial Evensong

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A Sermon by The Rt. Rev. Mark Hollingsworth, Jr. Bishop of Ohio The 200th Anniversary of the Organization of Trinity Parish Sunday, November 9, 2016 On Nov. 9, Trinity cathedral held a wonderful Bicentennial Evensong Service, featuring the long-awaited premiere of an original David Conte choral setting, commissioned just for this occasion. Bishop Mark Hollingsworth, Jr. was our homilist, delivering a timely sermon on how reclaiming our parish identity can help us navigate our present divisions. Read the transcript of Bishop Hollingsworth’s homily here.   To subscribe to this and other Trinity Sermons podcasts copy and paste the following into iTunes or other…

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New Extended Hours for Bicentennial Exhibit

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Our Bicentennial Exhibit is now open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. during the week, from Monday through Friday. On Sunday, the exhibit will be open during church activities, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Hours are subject to change due to special events. To plan your visit, please call ahead at (216) 771 – 3630. Four years in the making, “Trinity Cathedral: Crossroads of the City and Heartbeat of its People” includes significant paintings on loan from the Western Reserve Historical Society, Kenyon College, and the Union Club in addition to many other historic items and pieces of visual culture from Trinity’s…

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Sermon Podcast: Nov. 6, 2016—On the Occasion of Trinity Cathedral’s Bicentennial

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On the Occasion of Trinity Cathedral’s Bicentennial A Sermon Preached by The Very Rev. Tracey Lind 11th Dean of Trinity Cathedral Sunday, November 6, 2016 Two Sundays ago, I walked through a portion of Central, the neighborhood just south of us where Marion Sterling School and Trinity’s Urban Farm are located. Accompanied by an organizer from Greater Cleveland Congregations and a journalist from the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation, I talked with residents about criminal justice reform, neighborhood concerns, and the importance of voting. It was a great experience, and every person with whom I spoke knew of Trinity Cathedral and our…

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Trinity to Hold Bicentennial Evensong Service on Wednesday, Nov. 9

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Please join us for a special evensong service this Wednesday in celebration of Trinity Cathedral’s 200 years! This service features the world premiere of a specially commissioned choral work by Lakewood-born composer David Conte, sung by the Trinity Cathedral Choir. The Very Reverend Tracey Lind, Dean of Trinity Cathedral will preside and Bishop Mark Hollingsworth, Jr. is the homilist. Take home a keepsake Bicentennial service booklet, and stay for a reception following the service! Also after the service, all are encouraged to visit the newly opened Bicentennial exhibit in the gallery at Trinity Commons. Four years in the making, “Trinity Cathedral: Crossroads of the City and Heartbeat of its People” includes significant paintings on loan from the Western Reserve Historical Society, Kenyon College,…

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Dean Lind talks Trinity’s Mission, Bicentennial on Sound of Applause

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Dean Tracey Lind joined Dan Polletta of The Sound of Applause on 90.3 WCPN ideastream® to discuss Trinity Cathedral’s distinctive mission and purpose in Cleveland, as well as our upcoming Bicentennial celebrations. Listen to the fantastic 17-minute conversation in its entirety. Or tune into 90.3 on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 12:33 pm for the first part of the interview, and at 1:40 pm for the second part. The conversation will air again on All Things Considered and also on Thursday, Nov. 3 for Morning Edition.

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Join us for Bicentennial Celebration Service on Nov. 6!

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Please join us in celebrating Trinity Cathedral’s 200 years with a “homecoming” service of confirmation and communion on Sunday, November 6 at 10 a.m.! Bishop Mark Hollingsworth, Jr. will preside and Dean Tracey Lind will preach. A keepsake Bicentennial service booklet will be given to attendees, and a congregational photo and reception will follow. Please note there will be only one service this day. WHAT: Bicentennial Celebration Service, to be followed by congregational photo and reception WHEN: Sunday, November 6, 10 a.m. WHERE: Trinity Cathedral nave

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Sermon Podcast: Oct. 30. 2016: A Sermon by the Rt. Rev. Bill Persell

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The Rt. Rev. William Persell, former dean of Trinity Cathedral, returned to preach the 11:15 a.m. service. The Rt. Rev. William D. Persell served as the 11th Bishop of the Diocese of Chicago from 1999-2008. He presently is an Assisting Bishop in the Diocese of Ohio, where he previously was Dean of Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland.   To subscribe to this and other Trinity Sermons podcasts copy and paste the following into iTunes or other Podcast manager: https://trinitycleveland.org/blog/category/sermons/feed.

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