From the Bishop

February 18, 2015
On Wednesday, February 18, around 25 prayers and demonstraters gathered at the San Francisco Immgration Court, 100 Montgomery Street, San Francisco. Coordinated by...
November 25, 2014
The following is a statement from the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of California. I learned with disappointment and not a little...
September 19, 2014
The Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of California has announced a new diocesan-sponsored program to enable all churches in the Diocese of California to obtain solar...
July 22, 2014
The Rt Rev Marc Handley Andrus met on Saturday, July 19, with more than 25 of the vocational deacons of the Diocese of California at St. James’/La Iglesia del...
July 22, 2014
[Monday, July 21, 9:47 a.m.] The bishop of the Diocese of California and the trustees of Grace Cathedral announced today that the dean of Grace Cathedral, the Very Rev. Dr....
July 21, 2014
On Tuesday, July 15, Amanda Kiernan, planned giving officer for the Diocese of California, distributed checks totaling over $1.7 million dollars to eight San Francisco Bay...
July 4, 2014
Surrounded by family and friends, the Venerable Anthony Turney died peacefully at 12:50 a.m. on July 4 at Coming Home Hospice in San Francisco, following a three-...
June 24, 2014
After a time of prayer and consideration and following the June 22 service, the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of California, suspended the mission congregation of El...
June 22, 2014
 On Saturday, June 21, Michael Reeves died in a tragic bicycle accident in Monterey County. Michael was the husband of Rt. Rev. Mary Gray-Reeves, bishop of El...
June 17, 2014
Two UTO grants were awarded to the Diocese of California last week for work at Holy Child and St. Martin’s, Daly City, and in a companion diocese grant to the Diocese of Lake...
May 28, 2014
On Monday, May 26, the Rt Rev Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of California, offered the invocation for the annual Presidio Memorial Day service at the San Francisco...
May 19, 2014
Bishop Marc Andrus and Canon Stefani Schatz, together with the vicars of the mission congregations, met in retreat last Monday, May 12, to Tuesday, May 13, at St. Dorothy’s...
May 13, 2014
Click here for photosOn Saturday, May 10, the Diocese of California held its first-ever Eco-Confirmation at St. Dorothy’s Rest in Camp Meeker, California. The confirmation...
May 13, 2014
On Wednesday, April 29, diocesan laity and clergy who are active in global partnerships gathered at St. James/Santiago, Oakland. Over a delicious meal, energetic conversation...
April 22, 2014
On Thursday, April 17 — Maundy Thursday — St. John the Evangelist, San Francisco, hosted an interfaith public foot-washing to honor immigrant families. The event brought...
March 17, 2014
Consistently through the course of their time in Haiti, pilgrims reflected on how difficult it was to explain to friends and family — religious or otherwise — exactly what...
March 4, 2014
On Sunday, March 2, the pilgrims to Haiti from The Episcopal Church experienced firsthand what is often referred to as “the resilience of the Haitian people.” After a simple...
March 4, 2014
On Friday, Feb. 28, seven pilgrims from the Diocese of California departed for Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to experience the holiness of that country. Through the week, the...

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