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September 13, 2016
From the DioCal ArchdeaconsWe have faced a summer of heartbreak and violence, and in July Bishop Marc Andrus called on us, the people of the Diocese of California, to work...
September 7, 2016
Seven teens and two adults traveled all the way from St. Mary’s to Western Kenya for our annual Youth Mission Trip. The destination was the Nambale Magnet School (NMS), a...
August 30, 2016
A reflectionThe summer camp season at St. Dorothy’s Rest seemed to fly by this year. We welcomed over 300 campers, 7 chaplains, 7 volunteers, and 10 nurses and child-...
August 16, 2016
Holy Family, Half Moon Bay, once again took the lead in organizing the Coastside’s annual backpack drive. For nearly fifteen years, Holy Family has coordinated the effort to...
August 15, 2016
 On Saturday, August 13, over 100 people gathered at St. James, Fremont, for a Pontifical High Mass as a part of the third diocesan convention of the Dicoese of the...
August 15, 2016
From Sunday, July 31 to Tuesday, August 9, 23 high schoolers and nine adult leaders from six East Bay churches came together for a ten-day mission trip to Washington State....
August 2, 2016
On Sunday, July 24, the Asian Commission of the Diocese of California (ACDC) organized a joint retreat/worship picnic held at the Westborough Park in South San...
July 26, 2016
The “God Squad” service project team from St. Ambrose and Holy Child & St. Martin recently returned from a weeklong mission trip, July 10 through July 17, to San...
July 19, 2016
71 high schoolers from around the Diocese of California and parts beyond just completed a week at BREAD Camp at the Bishop’s Ranch. This summer’s camp theme, “The River of...
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...

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