Around the Diocese

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 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 13, 2016
As this year comes to a close, we are thankful for all of the congregations who have prayerfully considered participating in the Capital Campaign, conducted a study, and who...
December 6, 2016
A reflection from the Rev. Alberta BullerI was recently in Houston for the International Black Clergy Conference. I met deacons, priests, and bishops from all of...
November 15, 2016
On Friday, October 15, Bishop Griselda Delgado del Carpio of Cuba gave a sermon at the 167th Convention Eucharist. Below is the transcript of her sermon, the...
November 8, 2016
On Friday, October 28, ECS held its first pop-up Street Store, giving homeless individuals the opportunity to "shop" for donated clothing with dignity and respect. The idea...
October 31, 2016
On Thursday, October 13, the Rev. Mauricio Wilson, rector of St. Paul’s, Oakland, enjoyed lunch and a conversation with Bishop Griselda Delgado del Carpio of Cuba. The...
October 25, 2016
Last weekend, the 167th Convention of the Diocese of California was held at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. The diocese was honored to be joined by the Bishop of Cuba, the...
October 24, 2016
Nearly 800 Haitians have contracted cholera two weeks after Hurricane Matthew hit the Carribean country. Relief efforts are not keeping up with demand.The Category 4 storm...

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