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  • Youth Leaders Pilgrimage to South Africa

    by Paula Schaap, Director of Communications, Episcopal Diocese of Northern CaliforniaWhen about a dozen youth and young adults from the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California traveled to North Carolina last summer to take part in Lift Every Voice: Freedom Ride, it began a three-year commitment to learn about ways to seek justice and reconciliation at home and abroad. Many of the same young people made a life-changing trip to South Africa this summer in the second year of their pilgrimage. The ...

  • Youth Begin Pathways Pilgrimage

    by Paula Schaap, Director of Communications, Episcopal Diocese of Northern CaliforniaYouth from the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California begin their journey toward reconciliation in northern California on Sunday, July 31st with the Pathways pilgrimage. The group will be on the road until August 6th, learning strategies for reconciliation, as they visit sites in our diocese where injustices have been committed in society's name. This pilgrimage is especially timely as it occurs on th...

  • 2016 Pilgrims in the Holy Land

    by The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California Bishop Barry Beisner and Bishop Greg Rickel, of The Episcopal Diocese of Olympia, returned this week after leading a pilgrimage to the Holy Land for bishops, ordinands and newly ordained clergy in The Episcopal Church in January 2016. Members of The Episcopal Dioceses of Northern California, Olympia and Arizona were among the pilgrims. "I am so grateful for the opportunity to be a part of this life-changing trip," shares Anne Clarke, Lifelong Chris...

  • 2016 Bishop & Ordinands in Holy Land

    by The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California The second Bishop & Ordinand Holy Land Pilgrimage, in collaboration with the Episcopal Diocese of Olympia, is in full swing. On January 12th, pilgrims from The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California, led by the Rev. Canon Andrea McMillin, left California and met the full group in Tel Aviv, before traveling north to the Galilee.

  • Pilgrims

    by the Rev. Mac McIlmoyl, Rector, Grace Episcopal Church, St. Helena Twenty-nine Pilgrims from Grace Episcopal Church left St.

  • Province VIII Bishops in Navajoland

    by The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California Bishop Barry Beisner joined bishops from Province VIII for their Annual Meeting and Pilgrimage to The Episcopal Church in Navajoland on January 5-9, 2015. This pilgrimage included visits to churches and scenic areas of worship in the Four Corners region where Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and Utah meet. Navajoland is part of Province VIII and is a missionary diocese of The Episcopal Church.

  • Pilgrimage to the Cathedrals of England

    by the Rev. Canon Stephen Brannon, Trinity Church, Sonoma You are cordially invited to join a pilgrimage to the Cathedrals of England May 8-18, 2015. This pilgrimage includes: Canterbury; Chichester, Ely; Winchester; Peterborough; Salisbury; St Albans; St Edmundsbury; Christ Church, Oxford; as well as Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s Cathedral, London.

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