September 3, 2023

Pentecost 14: Proper 17

8:30AM: Holy Eucharist, Rite One
10:00AM: Holy Eucharist, Rite Two
Celebrant - The Very Rev. Rene R. John
Preacher – The Rev. Carol Gilbert, Deacon

Weekly Announcements

Join us for our last Healthy Eating & Moving forum today after the 10:00 am Mass, in the Guild Room.

Join us for Sunday Hospitality! – Enjoy coffee, cold drinks and snacks each week. On the first Sunday of each month, we will have cake to celebrate all of our congregants’ birthdays for that month. If you would like to help out with Hospitality hour, please speak with Larry Spears on Sundays.

Save the date for C.A.S.T.! – On Saturday, October 1 we will host our next C.A.S.T. concert, featuring pianist Richard Alston in a presentation of Classically Black: Piano Compositions by composers of African Descent.

The Altar Guild Shop is open on the 3rd Sunday of each month, after the 8:30 am and 10:00 am services. If you cannot be here on the 3rd Sunday, or need something before then, you can contact Shop Manager Joyce Gibbs-Spears at and she will arrange to meet you.

Join us for a Rite 1 Eucharist in the Chapel from 8:30am-9:15am on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. This is a spoken Mass with hymns.

The next Food Pantry distribution date is – Saturday, September 9th (2nd & 4th Saturdays this
month) from 9-11:00 am. All food contributions to the Pantry are welcomed, along with monetary
donations to purchase additional food from the food bank and local groceries.

Each Thursday, we distribute hot dinners “to go” from 5:00–6:00pm at the Overbrook Avenue entrance as a satellite location for the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen.

The Cathedral is currently offering communion with both Christ’s Body and Blood. You may choose to receive only the host at this time. Should you choose to receive the wine, one vessel will be offered  forthose who want to sip the wine from the common cup. Another vessel will be offered for those who wish to receive by intinction (the host dipped in the wine.) Please note only the Chalice Administrator will intinct the host. Diocese of New Jersey revised protocols.