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August 16, 2016
Holy Family, Half Moon Bay, once again took the lead in organizing the Coastside’s annual backpack drive. For nearly fifteen years, Holy Family has coordinated the effort to...
July 19, 2016
71 high schoolers from around the Diocese of California and parts beyond just completed a week at BREAD Camp at the Bishop’s Ranch. This summer’s camp theme, “The River of...
June 14, 2016
Originally posted to Canon Stefani Schatz's CaringBridge site, you can subscribe to regular updates there to keep up with her health journey with posts from Stefani and...
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 8, 2016
The weekend of March 4 through March 6 was the 33rd annual DioCal “Happening” retreat for high schoolers. This year it was graciously hosted by St. Stephen’s,...
February 29, 2016
On February 26, 2015, Amilcar Perez-Lopez was shot six times to the back by SFPD in the Mission district of San Francisco. On Friday, February 26, a crowd of neighbors, the...
February 2, 2016
Tom Poynor, the Episcopal chaplain at UC Berkeley, was recently awarded a grant from the Lilly Endowment for the campus ministry at UC Berkeley. The grant, totaling $100...
January 12, 2016
On Thursday, January 7, the San Francisco Interfaith Council hosted an interfaith prayer service for Edwin M. Lee, on the eve of the inauguration of his second elected...
December 8, 2015
On Wednesday, December 2, around 40 people gathered in the chapel of St. James, Fremont, for the weekly midday Eucharist — this gathering specially to celebrate the work of...
November 25, 2015
If one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one is honored all rejoice together. 1 Corinthians 12:26My dear sisters and brothers in the Diocese of California, as...
November 23, 2015
Episcopal Charities’ Night of Light gala was a resounding success! A crowd of over 250 gathered at San Francisco’s City Hall on November 14 under the beautiful Rotunda for...

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