Episcopal News

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...
March 17, 2014
[Editor’s note: the following is a first-person reflection on the Rev. Stephen McHale’s experience of the National Prayer Breakfast. To contribute stories from your...
March 17, 2014
With rubble to their backs, the pilgrims to Haiti gathered with the community of Cathédrale Sainte Trinité to observe Ash Wednesday and be reminded on their foreheads and in...
February 19, 2014
On Thursday, February 13, at the invitation of the Rt. Rev. Marc Andrus, approximately 35 lay and ordained leaders from across the Diocese of California gathered to share...
January 30, 2014
“[Episcopal News Service] Call them Lutheran-Episcopal digital collaborators.Episcopalian Dr. Elizabeth Drescher and Lutheran Pastor Keith Anderson co-authored ...
January 22, 2014
On Saturday, January 18, the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus formally installed the Rev. Richard Smith as Vicar of St. John the Evangelist, San Francisco, at a nearly ...
January 22, 2014
The Executive Council of the Diocese of California went on its annual retreat to The Bishop’s Ranch on Wednesday, January 15 to Friday, January 17. The annual retreat is a...
January 18, 2014
Whereas, the State of California is in the worst drought on record; andWhereas, Governor Jerry Brown has officially declared a drought emergency for the state of...
December 27, 2013
 The Rt. Rev. Otis Charles, VIII Bishop of Utah, and longtime friend and companion of the Diocese of California died on Thursday, December 26, 2013. He moved to Coming...
November 19, 2013
Last Friday, November 15, and Saturday, November 16, at St. Andrew’s Cathedral in Jackson, Miss., The Episcopal Church hosted the forum “Fifty years later: The State of...
November 13, 2013
This past weekend at St Dorothy’s Rest, 20 young adults — an age typically characterized as 20- and 30-somethings — took respite from the hustle and bustle of daily life...
October 30, 2013
The 164th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of California convened Saturday morning at 9 a.m. in Gresham Hall at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. A brief, yet energetic,...
August 8, 2013
Two Episcopal faith leaders joined other California clergy to stop the deportation of immigrant Jaiderman DeLeon — a father of three — to Guatemala from where...
July 16, 2013
The prayers of the clergy and laity of the Diocese of California were not the only way in which ministries of the diocese reacted to the crash of Asiana 214 on July 6....
July 2, 2013
The good that one does in life can truly live on in the world. Earlier this year the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus, bishop of California, learned that more than $25,000...
June 29, 2013
June 29 — Pursuant to the Ninth Circuit’s dissolution of its stay on Judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling on the unconstitutionality of Proposition 8 and the authorization of the...
May 21, 2013
The Global Episcopal Mission Network (GEMN), the largest mission group in The Episcopal Church, provides a place for people interested in mission to share ideas. It is a...

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