Meet Fr. Ted!
Fr. Ted Trinko is a religious priest of the Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE). He was ordained in 2017 after eight years of formation, three of which were in a contemplative monastery in Northern Spain. Currently, Fr. Ted serves as chaplain of the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton and the National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes while also teaching Moral Theology in the Fulton Sheen House of Formation. He also serves as an adjunct spiritual director for Mount Saint Mary's Seminary and his own religious community's houses of formation in the Washington D.C. area. He is also finishing up graduate studies in theology.