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Welcome to altarguild.org, the website of the Diocesan Altar Guild of the Episcopal Diocese of California.


Second Sunday of Advent

Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation:
Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.


Diocesan Altar Guild, the Changing Church, and the Altar Guild as a Spiritual Practice
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Bread: The Staff Of Life
Bread plays an essential role in our worship. We have recipes from three congregations baking their own bread.
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*Daily Prayer For All Seasons, Church Publishing Company Incorporated. New York 2014.