From the Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs (April 15, 2019) “In the moments of despair, in the moments of the worst darkness, God had done something incredible,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael B. Curry said in his Easter 2019 Message. “God had raised Jesus from the dead.” The festive day of Easter […]Read More
As our Latino Ministry Team looks to develop a meaningful relationship with the El Vista Elementary School community, folks from St. Paul’s joined parents, staff, and students at the school to help beautify and spruce up the grounds. This reciprocal interaction gave all who participated a positive outlook for future endeavors.Read More
The annual Chrism Mass took place at St. James Cathedral, FresnoRead More
June 7, 8, 9, at ECCO come for the day or the weekend Registration closes May 26 Double and quad occupancy rooms available. Bring Wheelbarrows, rakes, shovels, and work gloves. The focus of the weekend will be improving the trails at ECCO. More information on the ECCO websiteRead More
From The Rev. Linda Huggard Lent, Rocket Science, and #Metoo In writing a Friday Reflection piece, as in writing a sermon, there are usually several things that are on my mind and somehow they eventually go together. How and what will come out in the end is never easy, and sometimes very uncomfortable. I used […]Read More
Join us at ECCO as we welcome Rev. Cn Anthony Guillen and the Hispanic/Latino Ministries team. August 25: (6:00 pm dinner) through August 29 4:00 pm. We begin each morning at 8:00 am Topics of conversation include: History of Latin America Popular Religion and Liturgical Celebrations Scrappy Church Our Lady of Guadalupe Multicultural Ministry Social […]Read More
Sisters and Brothers of The EDSJ The Way of Love, The Creation Care Pledge, Pilgrimage of Hope, Formational emphasis, and I trust there are others things which escape my thinking at the moment, someone reading these words may entertain the thought that there is much going on for and in The Episcopal Church at present, […]Read More
From The Rev.Deacon Terrance Goodpasture, TSSF St. James Cathedral, Fresno Earth Our Neighbor In a recent Friday Reflection we were invited by Bishop David to join Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and all Episcopalians in pledging to take action to protect and renew God’s world and all who call it home. “But ask the animals and […]Read More
May 4-5, 2019 Registration is $10 by April 19th The Church of St. Martin 640 Hawthorn Lane Davis, CA 95616 FAITH-ROOTED COMMUNITY ORGANIZING WITH AN EMPHASIS ON IMMIGRATION ADVOCACY! Join us for this presentation and training, led by Alexia Salvatierra and Paula Nesbitt. Racial reconciliation will also be part of this important two-day workshop. Both […]Read More
Bishop David Rice welcomes you to our website to learn about the Diocese of San Joaquin in a short video.
Our church in the San Joaquin Valley is part of The Episcopal Church, which has dioceses in the US and 17 countries. We are part of the Anglican Communion, which consists of churches that are in relationship with the Church of England. For news and events in The Episcopal Church, you can visit the Episcopal News Service. For news of the Anglican Communion, visit the Anglican News Service.