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July 6, 2016
Youth from five East Bay churches came together last week for a weeklong, local, stay-cation service and formation experience: the Middle School Immersion Trip. Rising 7th...
July 6, 2016
Representatives of Companions of Dorothy the Worker (CDW) had the remarkable privilege of leading a walking tour through the Castro of 15 middle-school-age young people from...
June 21, 2016
The United Thank Offering of The Episcopal Church awarded 32 grants for a total of just over $1.1 million for the mission and ministry of The Episcopal Church and the...
June 20, 2016
Matthew Burt and I became friends through our work on the Executive Council. When he discovered that St. Luke’s, San Francisco, and Christ Church, Portola Valley were...
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...
June 7, 2016
On Saturday, June 4, Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, was filled to bursting as over 140 people — many of them teenagers and young adults — were confirmed or received into...
June 7, 2016
On Saturday, June 4, a team from All Saints, San Leandro, gathered at the annual San Leandro Cherry Festival to reach out to the local community. Sharing a booth together...
June 7, 2016
On Friday, June 3, at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, the ClimateMusic Project performed Erik Ian Walker’s Climate — an original composition informed, limited, and bounded...
June 1, 2016
On Thursday, May 26, clergy and lay people from throughout the diocese gathered to celebrate 10 years since the Rt. Rev. Marc Handley Andrus was elected the Eighth Bishop of...
May 24, 2016
This past Trinity Sunday, May 22, the Church of Our Saviour in Oakland, celebrated its 110th anniversary of ministry with the Chinese community in the East Bay. Asian-...
May 24, 2016
Recent graduates of the Church Divinity School of the Pacific received insight into ministry in a global context when they welcomed the Most Rev. Dr. Paul Kwong as...
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-...

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