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By Anne Petrimoulx, Archivist
On June 11th, Trinity’s Vestry called the Very Rev. Dr. William Lupfer as the 18th rector of Trinity Church. By all accounts, the process went smoothly. And usually, it does. Though Trinity has only had 17, going on 18, rectors across its 317-year history (that’s an average 18.6 years per rector, for those keeping track), setbacks have occurred.
The very first person called to be rector of Trinity church wasRead more
The Parish of Trinity Wall Street has called the Very Rev. Dr. William Lupfer, the Dean of the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon, as its next Rector. Dr. Lupfer was named at the Vestry’s June 11 meeting.
Dr. Lupfer will succeed the Rev. Dr. James H. Cooper in February 2015 to become theRead more
“And it was a most Masterly stroke of Art
To give Fizle a Room to Act his part;
For a Fizle Restrain’d will bounce like a F---t,
But when it Escapes from Canonical Hose
And fly’s in your Face, as it’s odds it does,
That a Man should be hang’d for stopping his Nose,
Long Kept under Hatches, ‘twill force a Vent
In the ShapeRead more