Wednesday, September 08, 2021
Test scores show Catholic schools largely escaped COVID-induced ‘learning loss’

The Archdiocese of San Francisco’s herculean efforts to bring children back for in-person classroom learning during the past school year paid off, based on new scholastic test results.

Tuesday, September 07, 2021
Come to our Priests Retirement Luncheon

Please join us in celebrating the Archdiocese of San Francisco’s retired clergy at our Priests Retirement Luncheon on Friday, October 22, 2021.  The Luncheon will take place in Patron’s Hall… Read More

Sunday, September 05, 2021
WaPo Op-Ed: Our duty to challenge Catholic politicians who support abortion rights

Salvatore J. Cordileone Prominent politicians lost no time in reacting hyperbolically to the Supreme Court’s decision refusing to enjoin Texas’s new law banning abortions after the detection of a fetal… Read More

Monday, August 30, 2021
On eve of withdrawal deadline, Roots of Peace CEO remains faithful

Christina Gray August 30, 2021 After unsuccessfully working at a safe distance to get the most vulnerable of her nearly 400 employees out of Afghanistan by Aug. 31, Roots of… Read More

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Roots of Peace seeks safe passage for Afghan staff after Taliban takeover

Christina Gray Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone has issued a statement on the Kabul-based employees of Roots of Peace (a Marin County organization) and high school students from San Diego County, both currently trapped… Read More

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Mercy High School Class of 2021 graduates

Mercy High School in Burlingame presented diplomas to 116 graduates on June 6 at St. Pius Church in Redwood City. Nancy Astabie was named valedictorian, and Asupa Mila as the recipient… Read More

Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Archdiocese ordains two priests facing “unprecedented” times for church

Christina Gray Catholic San Francisco Nicholas Case and Cameron Pollette were ordained to the priesthood June 19 at St. Mary’s Cathedral by Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone, who in his Ordination Mass… Read More

Friday, June 18, 2021
Archbishop Cordileone responds to USCCB vote on Eucharistic coherence document

Sister Deborah Watson, RSM, graduated from Mercy High School Burlingame and entered the Sisters of Mercy in The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops voted today during its annual spring general assembly to move forward with the… Read More

Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Mercy Sister marks 60th jubilee

Sister Deborah Watson, RSM, graduated from Mercy High School Burlingame and entered the Sisters of Mercy in 1961. After 17 years in elementary education and parish religious education at parishes including St. Gabriel, Holy… Read More

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
San Rafael Dominicans celebrate jubilees

The Dominican Sisters of San Rafael will be streaming their 2021 Jubilee Eucharistic Celebration July 24 at 10 a.m. in San Rafael, celebrating nine 2021 jubilarians, and two sisters whose jubilees fell in 2020… Read More

Monday, June 14, 2021
From The Monitor to new Catholic San Francisco Magazine – the tradition continues

Catholic San Francisco staff In 1858, Archbishop Joseph Sadoc Alemany, OP, the first archbishop of the Archdiocese of San Francisco (1853-1884), founded its first newspaper, The Monitor, recognizing the importance of… Read More

Sunday, June 13, 2021
Turning a new page with Catholic San Francisco magazine

We are embarking on a new era in Archdiocesan communications – one suited to the modes of communications that define the 21st century. Catholic San Francisco as a weekly and biweekly newspaper is publishing its last… Read More