The Dean’s Forum Podcast: The Rev. Ted Curtis on Transitions

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Sunday, December 22, 2016 The Rev. Ted Curtis joined Dean Lind in conversation for this week’s Dean’s Forum. The forum focused on the transition process within the church and how it is typically experienced by parishes when a long-serving pastor departs. Ted Curtis retired in May 2015 as rector of Grace Episcopal Church of Chicago which he served after he left as Trinity’s “Canon Residentiary” in 1991. He has served the wider church on the Executive Council of the Episcopal Peace Fellowship, as a reader for the General Ordination Examinations, as an adjunct professor of preaching at Bexley-Seabury Seminary and as a…

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The Dean’s Forum: The role of music in the life and ministry of Dean Tracey Lind

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  Video   Audio only   Lauren Onkey, Dean for Humanities at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Humanities Center at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®), turns the tables on The Very Rev. Tracey Lind for this Dean’s Forum. She interviews her on the occasion of her upcoming retirement as Dean of Trinity Cathedral. The subject of this forum is music and the role that it has played in Dean Lind’s life and ministry. Onkey writes, “I first met Rev. Tracey Lind in 2013. She came to see me at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, where I served as…

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The Dean’s Forum Podcast: Loving Our Neighbor in a Post-Election World

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Sunday, November 20 The Reverend Canon Greg Jacobs The Rev. Canon Greg Jacobs joined the Dean’s Forum to discuss how we can restore civility to contentious discussions, including the recent presidential election, Black Lives Matter, Standing Rock, and other issues. The Rev. Canon Gregory “Greg” Jacobs since 2008 has served as the Canon to the Ordinary & Chief of Staff in the Episcopal Diocese of Newark, which covers the northern-most third of New Jersey. In that capacity, he serves as the principal advisor to the Bishop on matters involving policy, transition ministry, and program involving clergy and congregations in the…

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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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The Dean’s Forum Podcast: Reflections by the Deans of Trinity Cathedral

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Sunday, October 30 The Right Reverend Bill Persell, and The Very Reverend Tracey Lind This special Bicentennial Dean’s Forum featured the two living deans of Trinity Cathedral, Dean Tracey Lind and the Rt. Rev. Bill Persell. Together, they will reflect on their ministry and leadership experiences, discussing how Trinity engaged the wider world during their tenures. They also discussed the unique role cathedrals have in the 21st century, including how Trinity can work for the flourishing of Cleveland. Read more about Bishop Percell, and Dean Lind. .

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