Nikki Wood
Epiphany 2017

In recognition of their service and faithfulness in the life of the Cathedral community during the last six years, Bishop Daniel Gutierrez invested Ms. Nokomis Wood and the Very Rev. Dr. Martini Shaw as honorary canons of the Cathedral on Friday, January 6th.

Bishop Gutierrez also commissioned the newly elected members of the Cathedral Chapter: 

The Very Reverend Jonathan N. Clodfelter 

Ms. Carolyn Green

The Reverend Betsy Smith Ivey 

Mr. Arthur K. Sudler


The Rev. Dr. Martini Shaw
Are you new to the Cathedral?
Welcome to the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral!  Whatever brings you here, you are most welcome!  We are all on a journey, and we look forward to learning more about yours.  There is a place for you in this diverse, loving community.  Please help us learn more about you!
Art Exhibit at the Cathedral







“Steps to Heaven”

January 1 - 31

Artist- James Brantley

Opening Reception

Friday, January 13 from 5 – 7 pm

Viewing times:  Monday – Friday from 11 am – 1pm

Other times by appointment.


The Cathedral family congratulates...

Bravo to our own Director of Music, Dr. Thomas Lloyd, for his 2017 Grammy nomination in the category of Best Choral Performance for his composition, Bonhoeffer.  It is one of only five recordings from the US and Europe nominated for the 2017 Grammy.  The 2013 premiere of Bonhoeffer was performed at the Cathedral as well as a 2015 performance.  

NBC10's news coverage

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