St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego, CA

“…and what does God require of you but to do justice…” (Baptismal Covenant). Fair Trade is a way that faith communities can live out a life of justice. We believe that our use of Fair Trade coffee and tea and sales of chocolate, tea, coffee and snacks helps us live out our baptismal covenant.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.

Completed February 3rd, 2015

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

Educate members of the congregation about how Fair Trade empowers them to live out their religious tradition.


Source Fair Trade Products

Replace goods purchased by the congregation with Fair Trade products.

Completed February 3rd, 2015

From Our Blog

Essay: In Praise of Form and Order

November 11, 2019 Robert Heylmun just returned after a month in Italy and shares this reflection on how he missed our St Paul's "form and order" in worshipOct 29, 2019 I’ve just listened to Andrew Green’s serm...

The Sunday Sermon : DIscipleship

November 11, 2019 Several of us went to diocesan convention in Palm Desert for the past two days. It was our new bishop’s first convention with us, and I have to say it was a real treat to see her in action. I’m ...

Quiet Advent

November 7, 2019 Dear St. Paul’s family,In a couple of weeks we will come to the beginning of a new church year and the Advent season will be upon us. Conveniently for the makers of Advent calendars, the season actu...

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