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July 24, 2012
A memorial service for the Rev. Dr. Winston Ching will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist, San Francisco. St. John’s is located on the corner of...
July 24, 2012
From July 8 through 11, 17 individuals joined together to experience a multi-generational time of spiritual formation sponsored by The Bishop’s Ranch and conceived in...
July 17, 2012
Several months ago St. Ambrose, Foster City, hosted the second annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner. The proceeds from the pancake dinner went to purchase soccer balls for...
July 17, 2012
The Rev. Canon Michael Barlowe, Canon to the Ordinary, has been elected to the Executive Council of the Episcopal Church. Meeting in Indianapolis at the beginning of General...
July 17, 2012
Leaders from the Diocese of California were much in evidence at the 77th General Convention of The Episcopal Church, held in Indianapolis the first two weeks of July.  ...
July 17, 2012
The Very Rev. Dr. Judith Dunlop died peacefully at home on Sunday, July 8th, after a long illness. The former dean of the Episcopal School for Deacons dedicated her life...
June 29, 2012
[Episcopal News Service] As forest fires rage across Colorado and unprecedented storms pummel the country from Florida to Minnesota, it’s pretty clear we are facing a “new...
June 26, 2012
Thousands of people cheered Bishop Christopher Senyonjo, Global Grand Marshal, as he led a contingent of Episcopalians from around the San Francisco Bay Area in Sunday’s...
June 22, 2012
The 77th General Convention of the Episcopal Church begins in a few weeks. General Convention will run from July 5 through July 12 and is being held in Indianapolis, Indiana....
June 12, 2012
What are Christians to do when someone preaches hate in the name of Christ?  The people of St. Aidan’s, San Francisco, chose to respond with both love and humor, which...
June 7, 2012
Saturday, June 2, was truly a Diocesan Day of Learning, Sharing, and Celebration. An opening plenary, “Effective Clergy and Lay Partnership for the Changing Church,” by...
June 5, 2012
 Last October Mary Vargas was elected to a full term on Standing Committee after having served a partial year of an unexpired term. The Committee asked her about running...
May 29, 2012
On Saturday, May 12, the 3rd annual Woods-to-Waves Trek to raise money and awareness for St. Dorothy’s Hospital Camps met with beautiful spring weather and an enthusiastic...
May 27, 2012
The Rev Canon Sally Bingham, Canon for Environmental Ministry, received a 2012 Rachel Carson Award from the Audubon Society in New York City on Tuesday, May 22. The Rev....
May 16, 2012
New beginnings includes some endings, and on May 1 the project to build a new pool for The Bishop’s Ranch began when the old poolhouse, built in 1959, was cleared away. The...
May 16, 2012
 The Committee on Nominations is ready to receive nominations for candidates who will stand for election at Diocesan Convention in October. Delegates will elect two to...
May 10, 2012
When John Trubina began his diaconal field training at St. Paul’s, Oakland, he took a mid-day tour of the neighborhood. St. Paul’s neighborhood includes Lake Merritt and its...
May 9, 2012
Last Sunday, May 6, thirty youth and adult leaders gathered at Robert Crown Memorial Beach in Alameda for a few hours of food, fun, and conversation — plus prayers on the...

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