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Hearts & Hands: Creating Community in Violent Times

Sunday, May 29

We welcome to the Rector’s Forum Los Angeles Poet Laureate Luis J. Rodríguez to address a new imagination for healthy and thriving communities, centered on the arts, based on years of experience working with gangs, youth, the homeless, prisoners, artists, writers, and more.

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Putting Our Faith Into Action WORKS!

On Sunday, April 10 our “Faith in Action” action on the lawn was signing letters to the California Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee supporting a bill that provides a bonus to developers who build housing that sets aside 10% for transitional foster youth.

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American Guild of Organists Service at All Saints

Monday, May 16

Coventry Choir will lead a service of readings and music for the Los Angeles chapter of the American Guild of Organists (A.G.O.) on Monday, May 16 at 8:00 p.m. All Saints is honored once again by the invitation of a professional music organization to lead one of their meetings.

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A Family’s Story: Ursula and Richard Walker

Sunday, April 24

“Almost a year has passed as we wait for the responsible person or persons to be arrested. We wait for police updates. We wait for someone from our community to come forward with information about a crime that occurred in broad daylight. We wonder why this happened, and we wait for the killing of others to stop.”

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Jazz Vespers: Bill Cunliffe’s Big Band BACHanalia

Sunday, April 17

Jazz pianist, Grammy Award-winning arranger and our composer-in-residence Bill Cunliffe is widely known for his swinging and lyrical pianism and his creativity and invention as a composer and arranger of jazz. He graduated from Duke University and the Eastman School of Music, where he won several Down Beat Awards.

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Jazz Vespers: Gillian Margot

Sunday, May 15

With an exquisite voice, a disarmingly wide range and a style that is deeply rooted in the tradition of the great jazz vocalists, Gillian Margot possesses a gift of storytelling and emotionally intelligent lyrical delivery that is refreshingly free of “jazz singer” clichés.

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All Saints’ DNA Lives On

by Ed Bacon, Rector of All Saints Church

I’ve been thinking a great deal about both the essence of All Saints Church and the spiritual needs Hope and I will want to replicate when we move to Birmingham, Alabama in May. As I prepare to hand over the position of Rector to my successor and then join the All Saints Church Diaspora, my endings and plans for new beginnings have been genuinely helped by the gorgeous blue graphic design of our latest Annual Report to the Parish.

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Whoever you are and wherever you find yourself …

… All Saints Church is there!

Our growing online community of live-streamers and YouTube viewers means that the Good News of God’s love made tangible 24/7 is truly available 24/7 … wherever you find yourself on the journey of faith or in the journey of life.

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“The Non-Grasping Mind of Christ”

Ed Bacon, on Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016:

“Jesus calls us to reject the narrative of domination through violence of the many by the few by becoming the narrative of love and compassion.”