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May 16, 2012
New beginnings includes some endings, and on May 1 the project to build a new pool for The Bishop’s Ranch began when the old poolhouse, built in 1959, was cleared away. The...
May 16, 2012
 The Committee on Nominations is ready to receive nominations for candidates who will stand for election at Diocesan Convention in October. Delegates will elect two to...
May 10, 2012
When John Trubina began his diaconal field training at St. Paul’s, Oakland, he took a mid-day tour of the neighborhood. St. Paul’s neighborhood includes Lake Merritt and its...
May 9, 2012
Last Sunday, May 6, thirty youth and adult leaders gathered at Robert Crown Memorial Beach in Alameda for a few hours of food, fun, and conversation — plus prayers on the...
May 9, 2012
Episcopal congregants, community volunteers, nonprofit agency representatives, and clergy from across the San Francisco Bay Area gathered on Sunday, May 6, to celebrate...
April 5, 2012
Dear loving God, who is present with all who fall, be with the students who were killed at Oikos University in Oakland. Comfort the families and friends of those who have...
April 5, 2012
For 15 years, 6th grade Service Learning at St Paul's Episcopal School, Oakland, has involved a rite-of-passage known as removing gunk from Lake Merritt, more than 20 tons of...
April 5, 2012
The inspiration for my call to fellow clergy members to wear their “hoodies” on Tuesday (when we gathered at Grace Cathedral) came from a homily preached by our deacon the...
March 13, 2012
Caitlin F Curtin, MA, a Marin County fundraising professional and technology consultant, is the new Vice President for Advancement at Church Divinity School of the Pacific,...
March 12, 2012
Bishop Marc Andrus, creation theologian Matthew Fox, and spiritual activist and neo-monastic leader Adam Bucko joined together in conversation at this past Sunday’s Forum at...
February 13, 2012
On Sunday, February 12, the Rev Arthur Boone led St Mark’s, Berkeley’s, participation in the national Preach-In on Global Warming. The national preach-in linked...
February 7, 2012
Inspired by the Gospel as carried forward in our tradition, and with a courage that has kept us engaged in the moment with the embodiment of justice in succeeding generations...
February 7, 2012
On Sunday, February 5, St Stephen’s, Orinda, celebrated Camp Sunday, a date reserved by the bishop to celebrate outdoor ministries in the Diocese of California. Katie...
January 24, 2012
North American Academy of Liturgy’s Berakah Award goes to CDSP professor emeritus[January 24, 2012] – The North American Academy of Liturgy has awarded its...
January 17, 2012
Ninety-five young people, 35 adults, four mission sites, two volunteer caterers, and one Cathedral — that’s the recipe for Nightwatch 2012.  Youth from 7th through 12th...
January 15, 2012
The Rev Ruth Meyers, PhD, will be the new Dean of Academic Affairs at Church Divinity School of the Pacific beginning in the 2012–13 academic year, CDSP President and Dean...
December 1, 2011
On Monday, it was discovered that the CDSP mailroom at St Margaret’s Courtyard beneath Parsons Hall had been broken into over the weekend. A postal box containing an...
December 1, 2011
A lot of your parishioners are already paying their bills online. We do our banking online. We make donations to charities online. Why not make it just as convenient and...

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