Light up The Cathedral


Light Up the Cathedral 2022

You are invited to join LGBTQ Faith Leaders and Faithful. Join Dean Penny Bridges and other Faith Leaders as we gather together, in-person to celebrate our faith and resilience. After the service, the Cathedral will be lit in rainbow colors.

When: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 @ 7PM
Where: St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral

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Orlando Espin

2022 Keynote Speaker

Orlando Espín is a professor in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of San Diego, and a renowned scholar, theologian, and convener of LGBTQIA+ and Latino/a/x spaces and advocacy. He is regarded as one of the founders of U.S. Latino/a theology. He is also active in local and national organizations that advocate for Latino/a and immigrant rights and equality.

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_2022 Light of Pride Awardees

2022 Light of Pride Award

Rev. John Fanestil and Guillermo Navarrete lead the Border Church, hosting weekly services on both sides of the US/Mexico border. 

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About St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral 

St. Paul’s Cathedral is located in the Bankers Hill neighborhood in the city of San Diego. It is the formal seat of the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of San Diego. It traces its origins to the first Protestant church in San Diego, founded in Old Town in 1853. The Very Reverend Penny Bridges is the Dean of the Cathedral.

American Sign Language interpretation services will be available at this event. We will provide reserved seating for those who use ASL interpreters and those with accessibility needs in the first row. The event is accessible to all mobility devices. All-gender, mobility-device-accessible restrooms are available. Large print programs are available with advance request. Please make request for large print programs not later than July 7 by emailing [email protected] For any other accommodation needs, please email [email protected] one week before the event.