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June 1, 2016
On Thursday, May 26, clergy and lay people from throughout the diocese gathered to celebrate 10 years since the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus was elected the Eighth Bishop of...
May 24, 2016
This past Trinity Sunday, May 22, the Church of Our Saviour in Oakland, celebrated its 110th anniversary of ministry with the Chinese community in the East Bay. Asian-...
May 24, 2016
Recent graduates of the Church Divinity School of the Pacific received insight into ministry in a global context when they welcomed the Most Rev. Dr. Paul Kwong as...
May 17, 2016
On Saturday, May 7, the All Souls Angel Band kicked off the Interfaith Immigration Prayer Vigil, as an estimated 80-100 people gathered at the West County Detention Facility...
April 26, 2016
Molly was nine years old the first summer we navigated the nonsensical road leading to St. Dorothy’s Rest. She was the recipient of a heart transplant at the age of 2 1/2...
April 25, 2016
St. Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church, designed by the renowned architect John Goldman and built in 1995 at 500 DeHaro Street in Potrero Hill, is a treasure for the...
April 18, 2016
“It is time to speak your truth. Create your community. Be good to each other. And do not look outside yourself for your leader…” Hopi Elders’ ProphecyTwenty-six people in...
April 12, 2016
A reflection by Dani ScovilleA group of 13 travelers from the diocese of California went on a holy pilgrimage to Haiti. We were there for two reasons: to learn as...
April 12, 2016
A reflection from the Rev. Davidson Bidwell-WaiteWe set out for Haiti as inquirers, seeking an understanding of the culture and history of our brothers and sisters in...
April 9, 2016
A reflection from Emma Heaton, high school student from Trinity, Menlo ParkGod has been a huge part of this trip, from flying over Haiti to the beach in Cap-...
April 4, 2016
A reflection by Dani ScovilleThere is a group of 13 travelers from the diocese of Califoria who are on a holy pilgrimage in Haiti. We are here for two reasons: to...
March 30, 2016
On Tuesday, March 22, the Tuesday of Holy Week, clergy from across the Diocese of California gathered at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, to renew their commitment to serving...
March 22, 2016
On the eve of Holy Week,  Saturday, March 19, Bishop Marc Andrus and Matthew Fox celebrated the publication of their new book Stations of the Cosmic Christ. In an event...
March 22, 2016
On November 1, 2014, St. John’s, Oakland was greeted with its own version of the Biblical flood. Tons of gallons of sewage poured into the church, courtesy of blocked...
March 17, 2016
Part IV: What kind of wines to look forAs organic produce has grown in importance as consumers more and more demand that food come from environmentally sustainable sources, “...
March 16, 2016
Part III: Spotlight on the Central ValleyThe Central Valley is the source of most of the grapes that go into mass produced California-labelled wines. The vast majority of...
March 15, 2016
Part II: Does supermarket wine = sacramental wine?Grace Cathedral in San Francisco is very particular about their communion bread used at Sunday services. It is baked by...
March 15, 2016
The Rev. Diana Wheeler was recently awarded the inaugural Empress Suzie Wong Diversity Award by the San Francisco Imperial and Ducal Courts for her work with the LGBTQ...

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