Diocese of San Joaquin

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January 10, 2008

A January 26 gathering of continuing Episcopalians in the Diocese of San Joaquin and national church leaders, "Moving Forward, Welcoming All," will focus on reconciliation, inclusion, and celebration, event organizers said.

"We are just so encouraged; we're looking forward to welcoming...

December 20, 2007

The vicar of St. Nicholas Episcopal Church in Atwater, California, in the Diocese of San Joaquin has written to Bishop John-David Schofield questioning his plan to visit the congregation December 23 and asking for clarification about his status as a bishop in the Episcopal Church.

The...

December 13, 2007

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has written to Episcopal Diocese of San Joaquin Bishop John-David Schofield saying that she assumes his declaration that he is now under the authority of the Anglican Province of the Southern Cone "means you understand yourself to have departed the...

December 9, 2007

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams had not endorsed an invitation by Southern Cone Primate Gregory Venables to offer oversight to dioceses outside that province, a spokesman for the Anglican Communion said December 10.

 

"Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has not in...

December 7, 2007

Delegates attending the 48th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of San Joaquin on Saturday, December 8, overwhelmingly voted to leave the Episcopal Church and to align with the Anglican Province of the Southern Cone.

San Joaquin Bishop John-David Schofield asked for a moment of silence...

December 3, 2007

Expressing concern for his health and "evident sense of isolation," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori urged Bishop John-David M. Schofield of the Diocese of San Joaquin to "reconsider and draw back" from efforts to withdraw his diocese from the Episcopal Church.

As with previous...

February 10, 2007

Bonnie Anderson, president of the Episcopal Church's House of Deputies, assured a February 10 gathering of Episcopalians in the Diocese of San Joaquin -- most of whom are committed to remaining within the Episcopal Church -- that the wider church supports them.

 

"I want you to...

January 24, 2007

Bonnie Anderson, president of the House of Deputies, will be the featured speaker February 10 at a gathering of Diocese of San Joaquin Episcopalians who are committed to remaining within the Episcopal Church.

The diocesan-wide gathering, "Celebrating and Proclaiming the Gracious Love of...

December 3, 2006

The Episcopal Church's Presiding Bishop and the President of its House of Deputies both said on December 4 they deplore the action taken two days earlier by the Diocese of San Joaquin, effectively repudiating its membership in the Episcopal Church.

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts...

November 19, 2006

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori -- concerned by current affairs in the Fresno-based Diocese of San Joaquin, California -- has written to its bishop, the Rt. Rev. John-David Schofield. The diocese, which is scheduled to meet in convention December 1-2, includes an estimated 10,000...

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