Grace Cathedral Blog

Gun Violence and Public Health

By Jim Simpson

Monday, September 9

What does it mean to say, as California’s Surgeon General Nadine Burke-Harris did recently, that: “Gun violence in America is a public health problem of epidemic proportions?” Death and injury from gun violence is unquestionably...

Lectionary Reflection: Transfiguration Sunday

By Jim Simpson

Friday, August 9

“This very night your life is being demanded of you.” At last Sunday’s baptism service, we read a scripture passage about the transfiguration of Jesus on Mount Tabor. A second set of readings for this...

Faith Speaks Out on Gun Violence

By Jim Simpson

Friday, June 14

Members of the Grace Cathedral community and other faith groups met at the Cathedral on June 10 for a panel discussion moderated by The Rev. Canon Dr. Ellen Clark-King about how the values and beliefs...

Lectionary Reflection: The Fourth Sunday of Advent

By Jim Simpson

Sunday, December 23

Are you larger than life? You are, you know, it is only a matter of seeing it. In Advent the shadows fall away; we are illustrated to ourselves. Today’s gospel reading from Luke depicts the...

The Ministry of Advocacy

By Jim Simpson

Wednesday, November 28

The United States just had a refreshingly normal midterm election. There were hopeful signs for people on all sides of the political spectrum. Voter registration increased significantly. More women will be sworn into office than...

Connect with Us