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Trinity Episcopal Cathedral!

Trinity is an urban congregation of 1,500 members who live in neighborhoods all over the greater Portland area. We are a people committed to worshipping God, nurturing Christian community, and proclaiming the Gospel by working for justice and peace in the world. The Cathedral is known in the broader community for superb music, broad educational programming for all ages, and outreach ministries to the city and beyond. Trinity is also home to the Trinity Bookstore. Since the pioneer days of the Oregon Trail, Trinity has been among the largest Episcopal congregations in the Pacific Northwest.

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From the Water and The Shore Art Show

The show will run until August 31, Kempton Hall. Featuring the maritime paintings of Bill Stevens and Buck Braden. Stevens, a Trinity parishioner, has painted and exhibited primarily in the Pacific Northwest, while Braden started in the Midwest before experiencing the oceans on both coasts. Both are members of the American Society of Marine Artists.

The paintings are available for viewing on Sunday mornings, Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or by appointment. For additional information, contact arts@trinity-episcopal.org or call 503-478-1213.

 

Bring a Summer Bounty Potluck Item to Share at Welcome to the Commons Sunday

Welcome to the Commons Sunday is September 7. We would like to invite you to bring a potluck item celebrating the “End of Summer Bounty”. Suggestions include zucchini breads and muffins, tomato and basil plate, veggies and fruits, pies, cookies or anything you wish to bring from your garden or farmers market. Please bring your labeled item to the kitchen by 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 7. Thank you! If you have any questions, contact Shannon Tilton at shannon@trinity-episcopal.org.

 

 

RacialNEW! Racial Action/Information Network

Trinity’s new group working to raise racial awareness and connect with multicultural communities in Portland who have been subjected to racial marginalization or categorization. If you would like to become a part of this new network, please e-mail racialawareness@trinity-episcopal.org. Click here to find out more.

 

 

MarketNW Farmers Market at Trinity

Thursdays, Now-September 25, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Trinity Parking Lot (19th and Everett)
Come check out the farm fresh food, live music and senior bingo on the third Thursday of every month. For additional information, go to www.portlandfarmersmarket.org

 

 

 

 

 

Dean's Cup Golf Tournament

Sponsored by Trinity Cathedral Parish Life Commission, the 2014 Dean’s Cup will take place on Friday, September 19 at Eastmoreland Golf Course, with the beginning tee time starting at 11:00 a.m. $85 includes greens fees, ½ cart, hearty appetizers and awards. All skill levels are
welcome. Scramble format. No handicap required. The Cup is limited to the first 32 players. Pre-registration and full payment required by September 14. Click here to download a registration form. For more information, contact Barbara Bracken at 503-620-1567 or
DBrac2@aol.com.

 

Trinity's Annual All Parish Retreat

Camp Magruger near Rockaway Beach, Oregon, September 26-28. This is a rare opportunity to strengthen community in our congregation and spend quality time with Canon Nathan LeRud. Accommodations at the camp are heated group cabins with bunk beds and shared bathrooms. Retreat includes two nights' lodging and 5 meals. All cooking is done by camp staff. Cost is $100 per adult, $70 per child; $350 Family maximum. Schlarships are available. Register by clicking here. Contact Margaret Harriff at margaret.harriff@gmail.com if you have any questions.

 

Lessons from The Piano Lesson

Wednesdays, November 5, 12, & 19, Morrison Room. Sponsored by the Trinity Racial Action/Information Network (TRAIN); facilitated by Fred Thompson. This spiritual formation program uses The Piano Lesson, a play by African-American playwright August Wilson, as a springboard for heightening racial awareness. Wilson is one of the most compelling modern voices in the world of imaginative literature, with six New York Drama Circle Critics Awards and two Pulitzer Prizes to his credit. One of those Pulitzers was for The Piano Lesson.  It dramatizes an African-American family’s struggle with the tension between honoring their ancestors and building a brighter future free of the chains of racism. At the same time it asks each of us: "What is your legacy from your own ancestors? How shall you best put it to use?" Click here to register.
The play will be performed this fall from September 24 to November 2 by Portland Playhouse. Come to the play and then come to this program. Seeing Portland Playhouse’s production of Wilson’s play will be foundational to the course. Participants will want to secure their tickets early as the production is likely to sell out. Trinity has reserved a total of 40 play tickets for the November 1 performance. About twenty remain. Tickets are $38 each. Please register for the program by clicking the link above. Once you have registered for the program, contact Shannon Tilton at shannon@trinity-episcopal.org or 503-478-1223 to reserve and pay for your ticket(s). Your program registration will be confirmed by e-mail as soon as your play tickets have been paid for. If you can't attend the play on November 1, please e-mail racialawareness@trinity-episcopal.com for guidance on other dates.

 

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TRINITY'S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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MAKE A PLEDGE OR DONATION TO TRINITY

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SUNDAY SERVICES & SPIRITUAL FORMATION

Holy Eucharist - Rite I
8:00am, Trinity Chapel

Spiritual Formation
9:00am

Holy Eucharist - Rite II
10:00am, Trinity Cathedral

 

SUNDAY SERMONS & SERVICE LEAFLETS

Click here to access Trinity's weekly sermons and service leaflets

 

CHURCH AT THE COMMONS SERVICES

Most First Sundays of the month
10:00am
Kempton Hall

 

TAIZE SERVICE

Second Sunday of the Month, 5:00pm, Trinity Cathedral

 

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ALTERNATIVE LITURGIES

Saturday, July 12, 7:00 p.m., Trinity Courtyard
The Beatles Porchlight Concert

 

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NEWS AND EVENTS

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TRINITY'S WEEKLY

E-MAIL UPDATE

If you would like to receive our weekly e-mail update, please send an e-mail to Pam Knepper by clicking here.

 

MUSIC E-MAIL BLASTS

If you would like to receive Trinity's music e-blasts, please send an e-mail to Pam Knepper by clicking here.

 

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WEDNESDAY AT THE COMMONS CLASSES

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