Thursday, March 30, 2023
Easter tradition aims to bring hope to those in jail

Volunteers gathered midway through Lent in what has become an annual Archdiocese of San Francisco tradition in preparation for Easter. They spent the day writing cards and preparing goody bags… Read More

Monday, March 13, 2023
2023 Respect Life Essay Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners in the 34th Annual Respect Life Essay Contest. This year’s contest focused on the theme “Life is a Blessing—Servant of God Dr. Jerome Lejeune.” Students responded… Read More

Friday, February 24, 2023
Laudato Si’ Contest winners recognized

Winners of the Laudato Si’ Contest were honored on February 23 with an awards ceremony and pizza party. Schools from around the Archdiocese were represented by students, with families, teachers,… Read More

Monday, February 13, 2023
Laudato Si’ Contest Winners

Winners have been announced in the 2022 Laudato Si’ Contest. Students throughout the Archdiocese were asked to submit works around the importance of water, using Pope Francis’ encyclical letter and… Read More

Friday, February 10, 2023
2023 CRS Rice Bowl

Ash Wednesday is February 22, marking the start of our Lenten journey and the annual tradition of Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Rice Bowls. Through this project our prayer, fasting and… Read More

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Walk for Life Mass to debut new sacred music highlighting children’s voices

This year’s Walk for Life West Coast Mass will feature something special:  a newly-composed choral setting of the Mass, written to showcase the clear voices of the St. Brigid School… Read More

Tuesday, October 25, 2022
2022 Rice Bowl Grants Awarded

For the second year in a row, Rice Bowl Grants have been awarded to parishes and organizations working to alleviate hunger in the Archdiocese of San Francisco. The grants were… Read More

Thursday, September 29, 2022
California bishops’ conference: Gov. Newsom prioritizes abortion over mothers and families

The executive director of the public policy arm of the California bishops today offered a blistering statement criticizing Gov. Gavin Newsom’s decision to sign a raft of bills prioritizing abortion… Read More

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
New video: Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone urges a no vote on Proposition One

Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone urges a No Vote on Proposition One, a proposed amendment to the California Constitution on the Nov. 8 ballot.

Monday, September 26, 2022
Strangers No Longer

As communities committed to providing sanctuary to migrants, San Francisco and California are duty-bound to welcome immigrants and find opportunities for them to thrive here, no matter how they arrive… Read More

Monday, September 26, 2022
More abortion bills waiting for gov’s signature

There are at least four more bills awaiting the signature of Gov. Gavin Newsom that would further endanger women and kill babies through abortion, increasing access and funding toward the… Read More

Tuesday, September 20, 2022
American Profiles: Immigrant journeys

Catholic immigrants from around the world call the Archdiocese of San Francisco home. Many have raised a generation of Catholics, and their children and grandchildren are raising future generations of… Read More