Cathedral Clergy

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The Very Rev. Miguelina Howell


Prior to her appointment as the Tenth Dean, Miguelina served as Vicar of the Cathedral.    Miguelina is originally from the Dominican Republic where she holds a license in clinical psychology.   She was ordained in 2002 in the Episcopal Diocese of the Dominican Republic...

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The Rev. Canon Jorge Enrique Pallares

Canon for Congregational Life

The Rev. Jorge Enrique Pallares, Canon for Congregational Life at Christ Church Cathedral in Hartford, is a native of Mexico and has been an ordained Episcopal priest since 2006. He grew up in the Roman Catholic Church and became attracted...

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The Rev. Bonnie Matthews


It is with great joy and excitement that I share with you the news of the appointment of the Rev. Bonnie Matthews as our Cathedral Deacon.   Bonnie will serve with us for a period of three years, effective July 1...

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The Rev. Jay Cooke

Priest Associate

Jay is a graduate of Boston College with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and a minor in theology. He began the process of ordination in the Diocese of Southern Ohio after graduating with a Master of Divinity from...

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The Rev. Canon Timothy Hodapp

Canon for Mission Collaboration

The Rev. Tim Hodapp, Canon for Mission Collaboration, serves the Episcopal Church in Connecticut (ECCT) as the resource for congregational life and mission-focused cooperative efforts. Collaboration—between worshiping communities, across Regions, among Ministry Networks, and between Region Missionaries—captures most of Tim’s...

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The Rev. Lois Keen

The Rev. Lois Keen is a graduate in literature and history from the University of Delaware. She began in ministry as a layperson taking courses in pastoral listening at a local hospital in Delaware to help her family through a...

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The Rev. Canon Lee Ann Tolzmann

Canon for Mission Leadership

Lee Ann grew up mostly in Virginia Beach, Virginia, but graduated from Glastonbury High School in Connecticut. She is a graduate of Dartmouth College. While her children were young, she ran a home-based business with a developmental toy company. A...

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