Strategic Plan

Dear St. Paul’s family, A lot has changed around the cathedral since we launched our last strategic planning effort in late 2014. The Vision for Mission plan that resulted was overtaken by events and is no longer a useful guide. We have sold the land and entered an interim period of construction. We have adjusted … READ MORE…

A Note from the Dean

What a glorious celebration of our new ministry we enjoyed on Saturday May 17! The liturgy, based on the model in Enriching our Worship and drawing on elements from other such cathedral celebrations, held true to the traditions of our church but was fresh and new in its expression of the ministry we share. Many … READ MORE…

Sermon: Celebration of New Ministry. We Show People Jesus!

The Very Rev. Mike Kinman, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral, St Louis MO, preached the sermon for Dean Penny’s installation: Let the whole world see and know that things which were cast down are being raised up, and things which had grown old are being made new and that all things are being brought to … READ MORE…

Welcome to our new Dean!

This weekend, we enthusiastically welcomed our new Dean, the Very Rev. Penny Bridges, to St Paul’s.  Penny was at the family Eucharist on Saturday.  On Sunday she both preached and presided at the 8am and 10.30 services, and attended Evensong as well. An enthusiastic user of social media, Penny challenged us to share on Facebook, … READ MORE…

Our Busy Week

My, but we had a busy week this past week! There was Diocesan Convention, and a joyful Eucharist with the Presiding Bishop Todd Hurrell was installed as the newest member of the Verger Corps We said a  good bye to our dear Dean 3.5, the Very Rev Rebecca McClain, with thanks and love And prepared … READ MORE…

People’s Warden reports on Chapter

As the People’s Warden of St. Paul’s Cathedral, I am on the Cathedral’s Chapter (Board of Directors, if you will) which primarily oversees the finances as well as the buildings and grounds of the Cathedral. I serve on the Endowment and Finance Committees. Yet as the People’s Warden, I envision myself primarily as representing the … READ MORE…

Announcing the New Dean of St Paul’s

     December 26, 2013 Dear Members and Friends of St. Paul’s Cathedral, The Rev. Penny Bridges On behalf of the Chapter, we are delighted to announce that the Reverend Penelope M. Bridges has accepted our unanimous call to ministry at St. Paul’s Cathedral as our fourth Dean. Dean Elect Bridges will begin at St. Paul’s … READ MORE…

Calling the Next Dean: the search is on!

Dear friends, Finally! This week marks the culmination of an extraordinary amount of work by a large number of people.  Many of you participated in last fall’s Cathedral Profile Survey and in the Stewardship receptions to give us feedback on your visions for the Cathedral.  The Profile Committee worked diligently to shape those results into … READ MORE…

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