The Tau Cross was established in the spring of 1962 when the parish needed a source of communication. The Tau Cross is the monthly parish e-newsletter of the Episcopal Church of St. Matthew.

Recent Issues


We welcome submissions that have a connection to the parish. Inclusion is at the discretion of the staff and may be edited for space or clarity. The deadline for articles is the 15th of the prior month and may be sent by to the editor via the contact form below.

Entries should follow these guidelines: Include title of event or article; 200 word maximum description including when, where, cost and contact information as applicable. Avoid abbreviations and other “insider” lingo. Further guidelines and tips available upon request.

Tau Cross Staff

Elizabeth von Emster


Cherie Hammer

Associate Editor

Ming Lacey

Layout & Design

Subscription and Article Inquiries

After years of service our Current Tau Cross Editor is stepping down, and the Tau Cross is on Hiatus. If you are interested in joining St. Matthews’ parish please reach out.