The Episcopal bishop for the Bay Area, who’s a strong gay marriage supporter, says he was snubbed when he showed up for San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Joseph Cordileone’s formal installation ceremony.
A veteran firefighter who has been in critical condition since he suffered a heart attack at the scene of a church fire in downtown San Jose on Thursday has regained consciousness.
A firefighter was hospitalized after battling a three-alarm fire at a San Jose church late Thursday morning, a fire captain said.
A man fatally shot as he returned home from church in Salinas on Wednesday night has been identified by police as 25-year old Jonathan Perea Hernandez.
Members of various Antioch churches united Sunday in the name of crime prevention. The evening gathering included prayers and a march through an older area of town.
Archbishop George Niederauer is joining the campaign to overturn a new federal rule that requires religious hospitals, schools and charities to cover the cost of birth control for their employees.
Three people associated with St. Isidore Church in Danville have been charged with embezzlement for allegedly stealing $580,000 in church funds.
A 35-year-old Livermore man was arrested last week on suspicion of molesting a 16-year-old girl whose family attends the Castro Valley church where he was a youth group volunteer, officials said Tuesday.
Officers are looking for a man suspected of shooting and killing a boy near a church in Oakland late Sunday night,
Alameda County firefighters extinguished a two-alarm blaze at a church in unincorporated Hayward on Friday, a fire spokeswoman said.