A letter from The Rev. Dr. Paul L. Gaston, Trinity Cathedral’s Acting Dean

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Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
It is a coincidence — but a fortunate one — that our ministry together begins on Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, a season in which we emphasize self-examination, a focus on what matters most, and the anticipation of Easter. We seek a change of direction so that we may hear with joy, as though for the first time, the glorious news of the open tomb.

The message of Lent is therefore a positive one. As I will mention in my homily on Wednesday, the name of the season itself points (at least in our hemisphere) to the ever-longer (lengthening) days of what an Easter hymn refers to as “the queen of seasons.” That awareness in no way minimizes the importance of our traditional emphasis on reflection and repentance, but

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Sermon Podcast: Feb 19, 2017 – The Rev. Walter Brownridge

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A Sermon by The Rev. Walter Brownridge on the seventh Sunday after the Epiphany. The Rev. Walter Brownridge returned to Trinity to preach at all services on February 19, 2017. Walter Brownridge is an Episcopal (Anglican) Priest from the Diocese of Hawaii. His most recent position was as the Dean of the Cathedral of St. Andrew in Honolulu, Hawaii where he served from October 2011 through July 2016. Prior to his move to Honolulu, Walter served as an Associate Dean for Community Life at the School of Theology, Sewanee: The University of the South.  He received his M. Div. from General Theological…

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Sermon Podcast: Feb 5, 2017 – The Rev Michael Jupin

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A Sermon by The Rev. Michael Jupin on the fifth Sunday after the Epiphany.   The Rev. Michael Jupin returned to Trinity to preach at all services on February 5, 2017. He served as Canon of Trinity from 1974-84. Michael, now retired, is a facilitator of Healthy Congregations workshops and a Bridgebuilder consultant. He has served as chair and continues as a member of the board of Healthy Congregations, Inc., located at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Bexley, OH     To subscribe to this and other Trinity Sermons podcasts copy and paste the following into iTunes or other Podcast managers: https://trinitycleveland.org/blog/category/sermons/feed.

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The Search for Trinity’s New Dean Begins

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A Message from Trinity’s Wardens

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

These last two months have been incredibly full since we learned that Dean Lind would retire at the end of January. The time to say good-bye arrived last Sunday. We came together as a community to worship and have blessed time with her one last time. It was joyful and poignant as we wished Tracey, “Godspeed!” in her retirement.

And now we move on. We are in transition — a meantime of opportunity and discovery while moving toward change. Today — February 1 — is the first day of Trinity’s search for its new dean.

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