PRIDE Events

PRIDE Parade
Saturday, July 13, 9 a.m. Eucharist in staging area
10 a.m. Parade begins
Bear witness to God's fearless love by marching in San Diego's gay pride parade. Come early to participate in a street Eucharist. Bishop Susan will celebrate and the Rev. Susan Russell will preach. After walking the route, enjoy a barbecue at the Cathedral. Meet near Normal and University Streets.

Light up the Cathedral
Wednesday, July 10, 7 p.m.
St. Paul's Cathedral, 2728 Sixth Ave., San Diego
Join interfaith leaders, elected officials and the queer community as the Cathedral for the City celebrates Pride Week with its annual ceremonial rainbow lighting.

Changing the World through Interfaith Activism Workshop
Thursday, July 11, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Ohr Shalom Synagogue, 2512 Third Ave., San Diego
Learn state-of-the-art methods behind three tracks of social justice advocacy: lobbying public officials, communicating with the press, and organizing persuasive grassroots actions. This interactive workshop will have role-plays, guaranteeing maximum engagement and lessons that will stick for life in pursuit of social justice.

Volunteer in the St. Paul's Cathedral Pride Booth
Saturday, July 13, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. and
Sunday, July 14, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Drop by and visit us--better yet, volunteer for a three-hour shift. You'll get use of a free pass to wander the festival for a few hours. Contact for available times.

DevOUT Interfaith Village
DevOUT will operate an interfaith village with a space where faith communities may offer 20-minute presentations on the hour from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday of Pride weekend. Information tables where faith communities can leave resources will be available.

Pride Parade Interfaith Blessing
Saturday, July 13, 9:30 a.m.
Pride Flag Pole
Prior to the start of the parade, queer faith leaders and allies will pray over the Pride parade. This presence will be a witness to parade-goers and media alike.

Pride Sunday at St. Paul's Cathedral
Sunday, July 14, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Hear from guest preacher, the Rev. Susan Russell from All Saints', Pasadena. She is an Episcopal priest, activist, wife, mother, past president of Integrity, founding member of the Human Rights Campaign's faith and religion council, and a member of Planned Parenthood's national clergy advocacy board.

Questions? Contact the Rev. Jeff Martinhauk or Susan Jester, 201-213-9115.
The Episcopal Diocese of San Diego
2083 Sunset Cliffs Blvd., San Diego, CA 92107