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Pascha 2021 Photographs

In the early moments of Sunday, May 2, 2021, the cathedral clergy and faithful celebrated the bright and saving day of the Lord’s Resurrection – Pascha – Easter. Christ is risen! Photographs courtesy Matushka Sophia Sokolov.

Meatfare Coffee Fellowship

The beautiful Divine Liturgies this weekend were capped with “to-go” Meatfare coffee fellowship!

Baptisms of Eliza and Jonah

The Divine Liturgy on February 28, 2021, was preceded by the sacrament of Holy Baptism for John and Alexandra. Many years to the newly-illumined!

Baptisms of Alexandra and John

The Divine Liturgy on February 28, 2021, was preceded by the sacrament of Holy Baptism for John and Alexandra. Many years to the newly-illumined!

Bright Saturday Bell Ringing in Support of Frontline Workers

As a prelude to a spirit-lifting sing-a-long, houses of worship are asked to ring their bells on Saturday, April 25th from 11:55 AM to 12:00 Noon to show their appreciation and support for frontline workers in the fight against COVID-19. And we are happy to oblige on this festive Bright Saturday. Christ is risen! #SingOutSF At 12:00 Noon, San Franciscans and  others around the world are invited to raise their voices simultaneously in song by singingI Left My Heart in San Francisco (Music…

Photos of Baptismal Joy

Today, we welcomed yet another wee one into the Church. Many years to the newly illumined, her sponsors, and her family!

Service Project: St. Anthony’s Dining Room (Mar 2)

Dining Room Service is more than a meal: it is a way to share stories, smiles, and build community. Dining Room servers deliver meals, bus tables, and help with other tasks as needed. Volunteers provide our guests with a nutritious meal and a much-needed sense of belonging. Dining Room ServiceMonday, March 2, 20209:15 AM – 1:45 PMGroup of 10 Volunteers (Minimum Age: High School) We plan very carefully for each volunteer who has committed to work with us.  Our services are…

2019 Advent Retreat

Please join us for our Annual Advent Retreat: Saturday, December 7, 2019 Meant to be Mediators! Mutual Prayer at the center of our lives Dr. Edith M. Humphrey William F. Orr Professor of New Testament Pittsburgh Theological Seminary If every Christian has a direct relationship with the Father, through Jesus Christ, then why are the prayers of the saints so important?  Why do we pray for each other?  Shouldn’t we simply go “straight to the top?”  We are excited to…

Annual Parish Picnic at Fort Mason

On Sunday, September 22, we gathered at Fort Mason overlooking the San Francisco Bay for our annual parish picnic! Our thanks to Johann and all those who organized and volunteered to make this a great experience for all. Photographs courtesy of Matushka Sophia Sokolov and David Lee. Click on the thumbnail below to expand the slideshow.

Annual Pilgrimage to Fort Ross 2019

His Eminence, Archbishop Benjamin led the clergy and faithful of the Diocese of the West in the annual (since 1925) pilgrimage to Fort Ross on the 4th of July. It was a joy to be with brothers and sisters in Christ united in thanksgiving on a beautiful day. Fort Ross is now a state historic park and is the site of the first Orthodox house of prayer south of Alaska. (Photographs courtesy of Matushka Sophia Sokolov)

Church School Easter Egg Hunt Photographs

On the Second Sunday of Pascha, younger Church School students discussed Pascha and then continued in the joy of the feast with an Easter Egg Hunt in the cathedral garden.