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

Cathedral Choirs

September 19, 2019 Dear St. Paul’s family,I recently asked our Canon for Music, Martin Green, to write something about our choirs. Here’s what he wrote; I found it very moving, and I think you will too.If you’ve b...

Construction Update September 18

September 18, 2019 Regular Construction UpdateReviewed schedule:Queen’s Courtyard ready to begin demoFinishing stairs for thurifer porch and vesting stairwell by clergy lotSDGE releases received but questions about th...

The Sunday Sermon: Looking for the Lost

September 16, 2019 In today’s gospel, Jesus tells a story to two groups: one, to the religious insiders who are grumbling because Jesus is talking to a group of people I will call “the lost,” and two, the taxpay...

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