St. Paul’s Cathedral hosts one of the largest contingents in the San Diego Pride Parade, held annually in July. This is one of the most visual and important ways that we have of reaching out to the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, queer) community.
For more information about Pride Parade participation, contact the Rev. Jeff Martinhauk.
The Episcopal Diocese of San Diego serves all parts of the diocesan community and has members from a wide cross-section of society. The Church seeks to be an open and welcoming community, encouraging theological discussion and honest conversation while acknowledging the difficulties such conversation can cause.
Within the Church there is a wide range of theological and doctrinal viewpoints. We recognize that good, faithful people hold differing opinions on these issues.Bishop Susan Brown Snook supports LGBTQ+ inclusion and marriage equality. Clergy in our diocese are welcome to perform same-sex and opposite-sex marriages in the church.
Nonprofit social and advocacy group for LGBTQ Episcopalians and straight allies, with chapters around the nation.
Group of transgender Episcopalians and their significant others, families, friends, and allies dedicated to enriching their spiritual lives and to making the Episcopal Church a welcoming and empowering place that all can truly call their spiritual home.
Believe Out Loud
Online community that empowers Christians to work for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) equality. Reaching an average of 3 – 5 million people per month, they are the leading platform in Christian faith and LGBTQ advocacy.
More information and resources can be found here on the official website of the Episcopal Church.