Sunday, September 11, 2022
Archbishop to first responders: “We thank you.”

Uniformed police, firefighters and sheriff’s deputies stood saluting in silent tribute of their comrades who had died, as the haunting notes of ‘Taps’ filled the Cathedral of St. Mary of… Read More

Tuesday, September 06, 2022
Share A Thanksgiving Meal With An Incarcerated Person

Help us host a Thanksgiving meal at a San Francisco County jail, and bring joy to a thankful heart! Volunteers from parishes, non-profit organizations, or other groups are invited to… Read More

Tuesday, September 06, 2022
2022 Rice Bowl Grants

We are pleased to announce that the application period for the 2022 Rice Bowl Grants is now open. These grants are open to parish food pantries and ministries in the… Read More

Thursday, September 01, 2022
Big win for parental rights as vaccine bill dies on last day of CA legislative session

On the last day of the legislative session a hard-fought effort paid off, and legislation died that sought to remove parent and guardian involvement in the vaccination of children.

Monday, August 22, 2022
Letter to the Faithful on Proposition 1

As you likely know, we are at a critical moment right now in the history of California: voters this November will be asked whether or not they support the “right”… Read More

Thursday, May 26, 2022
Forum’s message to Catholics: Mobilize for life and faith

A proposed constitutional amendment enshrining abortion into California’s constitution in the event Roe v. Wade is overturned and threats to parental rights were the focus of a forum sponsored by… Read More

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Will abortion become illegal in June?

What is the Dobbs case? The case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization is before the U.S Supreme Court in its current term. A ruling is expected by the… Read More

Monday, April 25, 2022
Archbishop on Divine Mercy Sunday: Respect Life contestants “an inspiring witness” of love

Archbishop Cordileone praised young contestants in the Archdiocesan Respect Life Essay Contest as “an inspiring witness … of the compassionate love so needed in the world today.”

Monday, April 25, 2022
Bible and Rosary Drive

The Restorative Justice Ministry is currently collecting funds to purchase Bibles and rosaries for those in the San Francisco jails. These English and Spanish Bibles and rosaries will be given… Read More

Monday, March 28, 2022
Archdiocese committed to seven-year Laudato Si’ Action Platform

Laudato Si’ Action Platform, a new global campaign to bring the message of his 2015 encyclical more fully into the lives of the faithful

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Winners announced in 2022 Respect Life Essay Contest

The winners have been determined for the 2022 Respect Life Essay Contest. This year’s theme was “Our Lady of Guadalupe – Patroness of the Americas and of the Unborn.” The… Read More

Monday, March 21, 2022
Scholarships, mentoring offer way back for formerly incarcerated

When Jessy Martinez got out of prison two years ago, his plan was to make a new life for himself based on self-improvement, community and love. But if the oddsmakers… Read More