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March 7, 2017
To round out 1983 and recognize the fifth anniversary of the assassinations of George Moscone and Harvey Milk, the Diocese of California held a service of thanksgiving for...
February 28, 2017
The Parsonage’s charter served many bureaucratic and logistical purposes to help The Parsonage run more smoothly, but more importantly, its charter plainly stated who The...
February 28, 2017
The following is a statement from the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, Bishop of California.

On behalf of the Episcopal Diocese of California, I want to extend my heartfelt...
February 22, 2017
This past Saturday, the diocese of California put on the 11th annual service of celebration remembering the Rev.s Absalom Jones and Richard Allen. Jones and Allen were both...
February 22, 2017
To stay true to The Parsonage’s liturgical calendar “birthday,” an open house to celebrate their first anniversary was held on June 6, 1982 — one week after Pentecost....
February 14, 2017
Pentecost fell on June 7 in 1981, and in the three months between the lease signing and official dedication and blessing, many groups had already started using space at The...
February 7, 2017
Over the coming weeks, intern Sara Yoe will be taking readers on a journey through the archives of the Diocese of California. Specifically, they will chronicle DioCal’s...
February 7, 2017
A group of Episcopalians from across the diocese joined the February prayer vigil hosted by I'm 4 Human Integrity at the West County Detention Facility in Richmond...
February 1, 2017
The sidewalks and parking lot at Santiago/St. James, Oakland, will soon be an oasis of green thanks to a prestigious state grant secured by the Episcopal Impact Fund (...
January 31, 2017
The following is a statement from the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, Bishop of California.


"For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something...
January 24, 2017
On Sunday, January 22, 2017, All Souls, Berkeley hosted a resource fair in response to many community members’ questions about how to move forward in the wake of last...
January 24, 2017
In keeping with The Episcopal Church’s commitment to socially responsible investing, and as approved by Executive Council at its September 20, 2016 meeting, the diocese...
January 18, 2017
This past Sunday, Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, hosted a series of events to commemorate the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Events began with an interfaith service where...
January 18, 2017
The weekend of January 6 and 7, St. Dorothy’s hosted a tree planting event in partnership with Forested Unlimited. Together, with over 100 volunteers in the course of 2...
January 10, 2017
On his 100th birthday and 50th anniversary of marching in Selma, Bishop Richard “Dick” Millard sat down with Bishop Marc and Sheila to speak about his early ministry during...
January 10, 2017
 

The first week of January in San Carlos means celebrating the bonds of friendship and community with a party. Each year Epiphany, San Carlos, celebrates the...
January 10, 2017
The Asian Commission of DioCal (ACDC) gathered for a festive Chinese dinner on Wednesday, January 4 in Foster City. The guest of honor was the Rev. Monica Whitaker, who...
December 29, 2016
During the month of December, the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, Bishop of California, gathered support from all Episcopal bishops in the state of California on a group letter...

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