Rock Island, Illinois

Clergy and Staff

The Very Rev. Fr. Thomas A. Janikowski, FSAC
Rector and Regional Dean

Father Tom has been at Trinity since 2011, and in the Diocese of Quincy since 2003.  Before his move to Rock Island he served as the Rector of Grace Anglican Church in Galesburg, the Priest-in-Charge  of St. Paul's Church in Troy, NY (Diocese of Albany), and as the summer interim priest at St.Paul's Church in Ashippun, WI (Diocese of Milwaukee).  He was ordained as a Deacon in 2001 and a Priest in 2002, both in the Diocese of Fond du Lac.  A native of Milwaukee, he took his undergraduate degree in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point and his Master of Divinity from Nashotah House Seminary.

Married since 1998 to his dear wife Shelly, Father Tom is a member of the Fraternity of St. Augustine of Canterbury (formerly the Anglican Fraternity of Catholic Priests), and was a member of the Catholic Clerical Union during his time in New York.  In his free time he writes fiction (The Crawford County Sketchbook, Red Hen Press, 2015) and plays guitar in a Quad Cities ambient music ensemble.  

The Rev. Dcn. Jason Bowden
Deacon; Youth Coordinator

Father Deacon Jason Bowden was ordained to the Diaconate on September 14, 2009. He faithfully serves at Trinity Anglican Church in Rock Island, Illinois. He has also served the Parish as the Youth Coordinator since February of 2000.

Father Deacon Jason and his wife Jennifer have an amazingly talented Daughter Jordan who is attending St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa

This godly deacon grew up serving his Grandfather, the late Rev. Fredrick Brooks, as an Acolyte at St. John's, Preemption, Illinois.

The Rev. Dcn. Rodney Bales

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Mrs. Dianne Ducey
Parish Administrator


Mr. James O'Hare
Organist and Music Director


Mr. Sergei Czerewko
Sexton and Superintendent of Grounds and Building

Sergei Czerewko has been the sexton of Trinity Church since 2012, and is a native of Melbourne, Australia.  He has an extensive background in lighting, electronics, surgical sterilization, and music.

In his free time, Sergei enjoys gardening (especially the growing of heirloom tomatoes), and music, and is the violinist in a Quad Cities ambient music ensemble.