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DioCal News & Events is a weekly email newsletter with diocesan news, events, and resources from the bishop’s office and upcoming calendar events from congregations and ministries. This newsletter is for the entire community of the Diocese of California. It is published on Tuesday afternoon.

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DioCal News & Events: Bishop Curry invites you to take the Care of Creation pledge; new events and service opportunities around the diocese, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Bishop Marc's decision on Lambeth, St. Luke's, Rossmoor welcomed back home, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Grace Cathedral preps for Carnivale; Diocese offers stewardship campaign resources; and more!

DioCal News & Events: Last chance to sign up for Beloved Community Training Day, Lenten Resources, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Beloved Community Training Day coming February 23, and more! 

DioCal News & Events: San Diego diocese makes history, helpful vestry resources, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Retired Clergy Eucharist & Luncheon, 2019 Confirmation Dates, and more!

DioCal News & Events: DioCal Vocations Officer Transition, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Beloved Community Training Registration now open, and more!

DioCal News & Events: New January events and more!

DioCal News & Events: Presiding Bishop named religious newsmaker of the year, Christmas Greetings from Bishop Marc, and more!

DioCal News & Events: Thank you from the Diocese of Northern California; Welcoming visitors at Advent and Christmas

DioCal News & Events: Bishop Marc in Poland; DioCal’s newest deacons; Support foster children at Christmas

This week in DioBytes: Archbishop hopes Lambeth Conference will be "confident proclamation of good news of Jesus" | NGO with Episcopal ties addresses forced displacement in Central America | Bishop Marc visits Transfiguration, San Mateo | and much more

This week in DioBytes: California Episcopalians connect, deepen community amid devastating wildfires | Celebration of New Ministry: the Rev. Debbie Low-Skinner | Ordinations on Saturday, December 1, at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Wildfire support for the Diocese of Northern California | Trans Awareness Week and the Transgender Day of Remembrance | New DioCal Newsletter Coming 12/4 | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Church-wide Bible Reading Initiative Begins in Epiphany 2019 | Phishing emails: how to spot a scam email | From Diocesan Convention 2018: Better Food and Farming Resolution | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Interfaith vigil offers comfort, unity after Pittsburgh shootings | ‘Transgender’ Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump Administration | Convention Wrap Up | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Coming to Convention this week? Read this! | No DioBytes next week | and much more

This week in DioBytes: We Stand With You! San Francisco Bay Area Religious Leaders Stand in Support of Survivors of Sexual Assault | Global Climate Action Summit Multi-Faith Service video | Photos from Canon Abbott Bailey's Installation as Canon to the Ordinary | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Asiamerica Ministries National Consultation underway in Honolulu | After years hidden away in Sweden, rare photos of San Francisco before the great quake resurface | Episcopal Asiamerican Ministry (EAM) National Consultation: Photos and report from the Rev. Debbie Low-Skinner | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Bishop Marc and the We Are Still In movement at the Global Climate Action Summit | Presiding Bishop, church respond to further cuts to the US refugee resettlement program | Day of Discernment | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Round-up of articles covering DioCal participation in the Global Climate Action Summit | Photos from the Global Climate Action Summit Multi-Faith Service | One day retreat for young adults in the Bay Area with Bishop Marc Andrus this Saturday! | and much more

This week in DioBytes: Grace Cathedral in San Francisco to play prominent role in Global Climate Action Summit | Presiding Bishop Curry thanks all for prayers as he returns to work | CDSP students of color meet with clergy mentors | and much more