Around the Diocese

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 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 8, 2016
On the evening of Thursday, March 3, friends and supporters from across the Diocese of California gathered at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco to celebrate the work of The...
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,...
March 8, 2016
Part I: Wine and Christianity“He took the cup of wine, blessed it, gave it to his disciples and said, ‘This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which has been shed for many...
March 1, 2016
On Thursday, February 25, the Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, community gathered to celebrate and honor the work of Sojourn Chaplaincy at San Francisco General Hospital....
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 9, 2016
Further to last week’s reflection, I did take part with thousands of others in last Wednesday’s protest of the excesses surrounding the Super Bowl — the thousand private jets...
February 9, 2016
“It was an amazing experience… I feel transformed,” was the response of one of the more than 200 people who crowded the conference and meeting spaces of Grace Cathedral, San...
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 20, 2016
On Thursday, January 14, the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus installed the Rev. Canon Julia McCray-Goldsmith as the Canon for Discipleship in the Episcopal Diocese of California...
January 20, 2016
People of a great variety faiths came together this past weekend to honor the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to call for continued change. On Friday,...

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